Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?

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Gregor cut his eyeteeth double-dealing penny-ante poker games and by his late teens he was fixing horse races; today was to be his biggest caper yet, rigging a bobsled race at the Olympiad, and his quisling heart was joyful at the prospect of denying his home country their best chance at a medal, but, standing at the end of the bobsled run, his life of crime came to a abrupt end when the sled, its kinetic energy multiplied by the secret addition of lead weights, crashed through the safety barrier, running Gregor down, the flashing rails severing his legs, and for many years he could be heard musing bitterly that in the old days grifters were simply run out of town on a rail.

(by fdrisc)
The Quandary for Tuesday, August 06, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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