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

Attempts to resolve the Quandary:


The conservative Republicans had chosen a blimp to espouse one lollapalooza of a cut to the federal food stamp program, which would not quite eliminate the supplement for millions of Americans living with food insecurity, while food banks all over the country wondered what they could provide as a suppletory measure to fill the gap.

(by wordgirl)


Squinting through his plastic monocle while slapping a quirt playfully against his jodhpurs as he surveyed himself approvingly in the mirror, Glenn Beck practiced his lines as he got into character for the Reprobates Costume Ball as Colonel Blimp: "Gad, the solution is simple : In no time at all we will exterminate our lollapalooza of a national debt and escape world government domination by refusing all further suppletory appropriations to the U.N.!" (by mtc)
The Quandary for Saturday, November 30, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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