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The Neandertals “probably were not foolhardy enough to take on a full-sized elephant.”
FOSSIL TRACKS MAY REVEAL AN ANCIENT ELEPHANT NURSERYSID PERKINSSEPTEMBER 16, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
At least, that’s according to those trying to spread awareness of the doom that awaits the foolhardy.
YES, THE RUNNING BACK DEAD ZONE IN FANTASY DRAFTS IS REAL. AND YOU SHOULD BE AFRAID.DES BIELERAUGUST 24, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That assessment might seem foolhardy considering America’s rising case counts.
NO BOOST FOR YOUKIRA BINDRIMAUGUST 10, 2021QUARTZ
Osgood and Lorillard, for their parts, sobered up and realized that, while they were happy to put their pride and paid employees on the line, their own lives were not worth this foolhardy risk.
THE HARD-DRINKING PLAYBOYS WHO MADE TRANSATLANTIC SAILING HISTORYALLISON MCNEARNEYJUNE 6, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
It was held to be certain death to climb to its summit, and foolhardy in the extreme to go far up its sides.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
But the ruling party at Dinant were so foolhardy as to declare war against Namur.
BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND
But when they gave ground quickly, as if in a panic, it was to tempt the foolhardy into rushing forward.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
But my own life is worth something to me and I have a right to tell you that you are taking foolhardy chances.
BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
To have attempted to ride alone on horseback in those days would have been a foolhardy, if not a fatal undertaking.
OCEAN TO OCEAN ON HORSEBACKWILLARD GLAZIER
By a sort of backward throw of the hand he covered the fleeing form of the foolhardy Sonkwana, and pressed the trigger.
THE LUCK OF GERARD RIDGELEYBERTRAM MITFORD
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