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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Outside the classroom, Sherman said to his new friend Billy, “Mr. Peabody was really upset when he told us about the damage done by McCarthyism and HUAC, so I think It would be truly ace to go back in time and reverse what happened to those writers and other people who lost their careers, and as Mr. P likes to say, ‘our actions will result in divers rewards, far beyond mere gelt’”.

 

(by wordgirl)

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"History has judged Senator McCarthy (the eponym of McCarthyism) unkindly, more ass than ace," the professor remarked, "a man of single-minded--not divers--focus who viciously destroyed careers with unfounded accusations of 'Communism,' pure in his depravity, unmotivated by gelt." (by mtc)
The Quandary for Wednesday, November 27, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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