Paul, to be fair, is a principled isolationist, which is a harebrained position but not a dishonest one.
“It was kind of a harebrained scheme,” says a former top Republican House official.
I fear that Colonel Burr has been plying you with his harebrained schemes.
To hide himself in jungles, to be heard of only by his harebrained exploits!
"It's a harebrained scheme, Peter," he said gravely, shaking his handsome head.
It would be for the benefit of my cousin--who is a good lad, but harebrained, and without ballast--for you to go with him.
The Christian cavaliers well knew the harebrained valor of Hernan, yet not one hesitated to step forward.
A couple of my harebrained kids have come up with an idea that makes sense and looks like it might salvage a lot of lost water.
I had come with my harebrained followers over a thousand leagues of sea,and for what?
His harebrained manner rendered him insupportable to me, and my coldness drew upon me his aversion.