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Roger Goodell has a last chance to rescue his reputation as an NFL commissioner, and maybe even become an important one, despite years of artless dodging on issues from domestic violence to Deflategate.In NFL’s latest crisis of public trust, Roger Goodell is nowhere to be found|Sally Jenkins|October 18, 2021|Washington Post
To induce this perception, every artless-seeming sentence here has been calculated, re-examined and endlessly tweaked.The greatest prison escape ever? ‘The Confidence Men’ tells a sensational true story.|Michael Dirda|June 16, 2021|Washington Post
Closest as in “closest to her heart,” or something clutched, or something unvarnished, artless, some plain truth?Three Cheers for Alice Munro’s Nobel Prize in Literature|Malcolm Jones|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Relevant backstory is condensed into a few lines of artless dialogue.
It was spoken as if by a condemned man: largely devoid of emotion, implausible, halting, artless, and sad.
"Oh, but dear Mrs. Dodd, suppose she couldn't help it," said the artless maiden with a blush and a little sigh.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
With eyes still fixed intent upon the ground,I saw but her, whose artless innocence,Triumphant took possession of this heart.The Poems of Giacomo Leopardi|Giacomo Leopardi
She had an artless way of administering cruel stabs to her female acquaintances which frequently turned them into enemies.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Lamont had been attracted by Menotah's artless beauty, her joyous laughter, and caressing ways.Menotah|Ernest G. Henham
A young sportsman on the bank who had joined me expressed his artless disappointment.Angling Sketches|Andrew Lang