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I couldn't find a solution to my problem searching. Apologies if it has been asked before.

My problem is: on a few of my bibliography entries, there are massive spaces in the text to pad out the lines, how can I avoid this to improve the appearance?

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Does this question help with your problem? – doncherry May 10 '11 at 20:04
Ahh, it did! Thank you very much @doncherry. I noticed the hyphenbreaks option in the breakurl package which solved my problem – GP89 May 10 '11 at 23:02
Great! So if your problem was the same as the one in the other question, we could close this thread as a duplicate, or you should post your solution as an answer here and accept it. – doncherry May 11 '11 at 11:18
\edef\UrlBreaks{\do\-\UrlBreaks}% after loading url or hyperref
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Thank you for your answer! It's getting closer, although it's not quite right: bib entry. Would including some of my preable be helpful? – GP89 May 10 '11 at 20:21
provide the complete source of the bib entry – Herbert May 10 '11 at 20:29
@misc{pokerBOOM, title = {After `Black Friday,' American Poker Faces Cloudy Future}, author = {Nate Silver}, howpublished = {\url{fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/04/20/…}}, year = {(accessed May 10, 2011)}, } – GP89 May 10 '11 at 21:08
up vote 1 down vote accepted

I solved the problem by including the hyphenbreaks option in the breakurl package.

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