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At the time, baseball’s plan to return without bubbles opened with scores of positive tests and seemed risky if not irresponsible.Sports during a pandemic seemed like a terrible idea, but they have been worth the risk|Barry Svrluga|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
You know, we thought they were harming patients and irresponsible.How to Fix the Incentives in Cancer Research (Ep. 449)|Stephen J. Dubner|January 28, 2021|Freakonomics
In the government, you have officials who can take irresponsible, populist views that they think the public wants to hear that are contrary, not only to morality and ethics, but also to public health interests.“Everyone is impressed by Israeli vaccination, but I don’t think we’re a success story”|Lindsay Muscato|January 22, 2021|MIT Technology Review
With their well-being in mind, it would be irresponsible if I didn’t speak out about the climate crisis.How company leaders can take an active role on climate change|Clay Wilkes|January 21, 2021|Quartz
The time travel fantasy is pure escapism, which is to say it’s both optimistic and wholly irresponsible.Inauguration Day was a milestone, but it’s not the destination|Monica Hesse|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
But what is there more irresponsible than playing with the fire of an imagined civil war in the France of today?Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The most irresponsible comments however would have to be those of Donald Trump, since he should know better.
In this context, and at this time, the action by Neil MacGregor and his Trustees might seem not merely naïve, but irresponsible.Britain Has Lost Its Marbles: Elgin Loan Will Appease Putin|Geoffrey Robertson|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Conning people into buying a book to prepare for an "Ebola apocalypse" is not just irresponsible, it's pathetic.
“I think the attacks on Fareed are distorted, irresponsible, and unfair,” Weisberg emailed.Can Fareed Zakaria Survive A Plagiarism Firestorm?|Lloyd Grove|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For days after I returned I wandered about out-of-doors in a gay irresponsible mood, and carolled all over the house.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Our friends would call you eminently 85 practical, I suppose, and the irresponsible lady sighed.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
Drunkards are not frequent sights in the Quarter; and yet when these people do get drunk, they become as irresponsible as maniacs.The Real Latin Quarter|F. Berkeley Smith
Something in the childlike attitude, the placid, irresponsible face, brought the old servant's impatience to a climax.The Dragon Painter|Mary McNeil Fenollosa
Irresponsible as he is, he must be allowed to move about without anything to distract his attention.The Circular Study|Anna Katharine Green