Health care is complicated but everything except the tax issue is a quibble or a red herring.
A weird thing to quibble about, considering he is a moon landing denier.
There are several other things in the Wiki vs. doctors article to quibble about, which the authors generously note.
You can quibble about beginnings, middles and ends but what we're talking about is over a year ago.
Sure, it was possible to quibble with the way the bailouts proceeded.
The quibble that the troops in Egypt are mine has been broken to pieces by my first touch!
They draw this distinction when it is too late, and use it as a quibble to gloss over their fault.
Most of my readers will laugh at the idea of a serious answer to such a quibble.
You don't want to wrong me—and yourself too—by sticking to this quibble about vendor's shares.
His Word could never be relied on, as he had always some quibble to evade it.
1610s, "a pun, a play on words," probably a diminutive of obsolete quib "evasion of point at issue," based on an overuse of Latin quibus? in legal jargon, which supposedly gave it the association with trivial argument. Meaning "equivocation, evasion of the point" is attested from 1660s.
"equivocate, evade the point, turn from the point in question or the plain truth," 1650s, from quibble (n.). Earlier "to pun" (1620s). Related: Quibbled; quibbling.