The articles were in great part baseless, if not absurd.
But the pretext for censure was trivial and baseless, and during the armistice Jomini did as he had intended to do in 1809 - To, and went into the Russian service.
This claim on Mayer's behalf was first shown to be baseless by W.
When the assumptions on which it rests are proved to be baseless, the particular scepticism is also overcome.
This alone would be sufficient to controvert the baseless assumption that there existed in southern Rhodesia a ruling caste of different racial origin from the general Bantu population.
This, like the scandal concerning Margaret and Suffolk, is baseless; the tradition, however, continued and found expression in the Mirror for Magistrates and in Drayton's Heroical Epistles, as well as in Shakespeare's Henry VI.
That so clear-headed a man could have credited the lies of Oates and the other perjurers is beyond belief; and the manner in which he excited baseless alarms, and encouraged fanatic cruelty, for nothing but party advantage, is without excuse.
Dean scratched his head, irritated at himself for getting so caught up in Fred's continuing scenario, a scenario totally baseless in proven fact.
This most inconclusive report, and the baseless idea that the adoption of the Nile route would involve rio chance of bloodshed, which the government was anxious to avoid, seem to Wolseley have decided the question.
numbering in 1907 nearly 5000, living mostly in Robeson county, are of mixed breed and have been named the Croatans, on the assumption (probably baseless) that they are the descendants of John White's lost colony of 1587.
The legend which connected Jane Shore with Shoreditch is quite baseless; the place-name is very much older.
The wholly unjust and baseless charge of "bargain and corruption" followed, and the feud thus created between Adams and.
Though utterly baseless, the story gained currency in the Mirrour for Magistrates, and was adopted in Shakespeare's 2 Henry VI.
But these arguments have been shown to be shaky if not baseless, and the identification is now generally abandoned.
A baseless legend relates that he composed the Quicunque Vult while hiding here in a cistern.
Scaliger undoubtedly shows that Scioppius committed more blunders than he corrected, that his book literally bristles with pure lies and baseless calumnies; but he does not succeed in adducing a single proof either of his father's descent from the La Scala family, or of any single event narrated by Julius as happening to himself or any member of this family prior to his arrival at Agen.
Please also confirm to them that you were wrong ever to have made such baseless allegations.
baseless allegations have come from.
But they were baseless.
Popular scepticism - perhaps even Charles Darwin's; Huxley himself was a student of Hume - understands by agnosticism that science is certain while philosophy and theology are baseless.
(4) The Kheta certainly had a system of writing and a glyptic art in the time of Rameses II., or else the Egyptian account of their copy of the treaty would be baseless.
A theory that Jeremiah was similarly influenced from Babylonia might seem more plausible, though equally baseless.
The identification of them with the jewels of the breastplate and on the shoulders of the high priest (which apparently has the authority of Josephus) is unwarranted; other ancient guesses are equally baseless.
There is only one way to make the League know how my hundreds of thousands of readers feel about their baseless accusations.
baseless accusations only lends them credibility.
baseless fabric of a vision.
baseless rumor with which we now have to deal.
There is no point stating rubbish like this if you can't provide decent evidence to back up your rash and completely baseless statements.
Of course such claims for which there is no historical documentation are absolutely baseless.
Thus, the " doomsday " projections by early writers were not entirely baseless.
For more on the meditations of Trout and reflections on customers ' apparently baseless, and irksome concerns, go here.
They seem to divide drugs into hard and soft drugs: a division that is quite baseless according to Divine law.
Tabloid rumors in the latter half of 2004 that Graham Coxon was to rejoin the band proved baseless.
And please don't be so juvenile as to resort to baseless threats.
A wholly baseless anecdote, condensed into a stinging epigram by Endymion Porter, asserted that The Lover's Melancholy was stolen by Ford from Shakespeare's papers.
This baseless report led to what is known as the Taba incident (see below).
However, the state attorney general has said those claims are " baseless " and founded on " conjecture and unfounded speculation ".
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