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Example sentences for fool's errand

As it is, trying to convey real science on this and certain other sites is something of a fool's errand.
Looking for ways to warehouse ever more people is a fool's errand that has already bankrupted the planet.
While you can theoretically use your fingers to operate the device, this is in reality a fool's errand of the highest order.
For anyone else, trying to forge a peace between these combatants would have been a fool's errand.
They're worried, and they are trying to stop history, which is a fool's errand.
And trying to beat the market was a fool's errand for almost everyone.
Even in quiet times, predicting the paths of exchange rates is a fool's errand.
Trying to single out financiers from entrepreneurs is a fool's errand: you will end up hurting both.
All these things the rich world can do, but taking over a country is a fool's errand.
Looking for signs of higher intelligence in birds is not the fool's errand it once seemed.
Stopping the illegals from crossing the border is a fool's errand.
They're worried, and they are trying to stop history, which is a fool's errand.
They had got her down twice before on a fool's errand.
Rail managers do not embark on a fool's errand when they set themselves to make carload service viable.
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