Instead, it was dropped into Arnhem in broad daylight, three days into Montgomery's hairbrained
Operation Market Garden, without artillery.
That laughter, which would soon drown out--for cherished moments--the sounds of war as it spread across Europe, would come from "simple hairbrained
foolishness, reluctant heroism, and even blatant cowardice set against a climate of high seriousness.
It was at this point that he seemed to have hatched a hairbrained
Factor in a government so desperate to make this hairbrained
scheme work that they've let any old Tom, Dick and Harry in following secretive selection processes, and you've got a recipe for disaster.
And we here in The Boot Room are no different, whether it's players taking a tumble too easily, referees being card-happy or just exasperation at another of Sepp Blatter's hairbrained
Just another hairbrained
scheme for Kirklees Council to be involved in without proper consultation.
This was a particularly hairbrained
on twitter scheme.
John Attwood, Latham's defence lawyer, said: "It was a hairbrained
scheme cooked up within the confines of a public house.
And, as bizarre as it sounds, the scheme is anything but hairbrained
They have got plenty of amunition - the presenter has been known for his hairbrained
schemes since he secured his prime-time slot on the station five years ago, pulling in six million listeners a week.
The latest hairbrained
scheme to come out of McBeth and Taylor's luxurious lairs at the SFA's Hampden headquarters is even by their standards, mind-boggling.
He was a very restless man and he always wanted to push forward his own ideas and plans - hairbrained
Michael was saved from this hairbrained
scheme only because he talked about it that night in Tramps club.
Biggs, objected vehemently in a secret cable: "The embassy requests that this hairbrained
project be abandoned before its hits the fan.
COKE HEADS Two Britishbased drug mules had a hairbrained
scheme to smuggle PS175,000worth of cocaine from Jamaica to London by hiding it inside their wigs.