Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1314
philippic, interpose, nidifugous, goad
Although belonging to a nidifugous species, the young coot could not be goaded out of her nest into the oil-fouled water, now that the sand bags interposed between the spill and the nesting area had failed and the president was reduced to phillipics against Big Oil, no more effective than Demosthenes' famous orations were against the tide of Macedonian soldiers that swept over Greece.
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