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Monday, 25 July 2016

death lock (our mutual friend)

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Clinton and Kaine discuss the #DNCLeak that forced the committee's chair to resign: image via 60 Minutes @60Minutes, 24 July 2016

death lock (our mutual friend)


Santa Clarita: image via rob hoffman @Rob_Hoffman, 23 July 2016 


Mission Accomplished at #DNC, #Clinton Hires Wasserman Schultz for Top Post #DNCLeak: image via Common Dreams @commondreams, 24 July 2016
 
The two men trudged on, side by side, in silence, full three miles. Suddenly, Bradley turned to retrace his course. Instantly, Riderhood turned likewise, and they went back side by side.

Bradley re-entered the Lock House. So did Riderhood. Bradley sat down in the window. Riderhood warmed himself at the fire. After an hour or more, Bradley abruptly got up again, and again went out, but this time turned the other way. Riderhood was close after him, caught him up in a few paces, and walked at his side.

This time, as before, when he found his attendant not to be shaken off, Bradley suddenly turned back. This time, as before, Riderhood turned back along with him. But, not this time, as before, did they go into the Lock House, for Bradley came to a stand on the snow-covered turf by the Lock, looking up the river and down the river. Navigation was impeded by the frost, and the scene was a mere white and yellow desert.

'Come, come, Master,' urged Riderhood, at his side. 'This is a dry game. And where's the good of it? You can't get rid of me, except by coming to a settlement. I am a going along with you wherever you go.'

Without a word of reply, Bradley passed quickly from him over the wooden bridge on the lock gates. 'Why, there's even less sense in this move than t'other,' said Riderhood, following. 'The Weir's there, and you'll have to come back, you know.'

Without taking the least notice, Bradley leaned his body against a post, in a resting attitude, and there rested with his eyes cast down. 'Being brought here,' said Riderhood, gruffly, 'I'll turn it to some use by changing my gates.' With a rattle and a rush of water, he then swung-to the lock gates that were standing open, before opening the others. So, both sets of gates were, for the moment, closed.

'You'd better by far be reasonable, Bradley Headstone, Master,' said Riderhood, passing him, 'or I'll drain you all the dryer for it, when we do settle. -- Ah! Would you!'

Bradley had caught him round the body. He seemed to be girdled with an iron ring. They were on the brink of the Lock, about midway between the two sets of gates.

'Let go!' said Riderhood, 'or I'll get my knife out and slash you wherever I can cut you. Let go!'

Bradley was drawing to the Lock-edge. Riderhood was drawing away from it. It was a strong grapple, and a fierce struggle, arm and leg. Bradley got him round, with his back to the Lock, and still worked him backward.

'Let go!' said Riderhood. 'Stop! What are you trying at? You can't drown me. Ain't I told you that the man as has come through drowning can never be drowned? I can't be drowned.'

'I can be!' returned Bradley, in a desperate, clenched voice. 'I am resolved to be. I'll hold you living, and I'll hold you dead. Come down!'

Riderhood went over into the smooth pit, backward, and Bradley Headstone upon him. 

When the two were found, lying under the ooze and scum behind one of the rotting gates, Riderhood's hold had relaxed, probably in falling, and his eyes were staring upward. But, he was girdled still with Bradley's iron ring, and the rivets of the iron ring held tight.

Charles Dickens: Our Mutual Friend, 1865



Bernie Sanders and his supporters have called for DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz to resign for months, saying the party under her leadership had put its thumb on scale in favor of Clinton: photo by Richard Drew/AP via Common Dreams, 24 July 2016



Debbie Wasserman Schultz undermines Democracy. She needs to stay gone.: image via Ugene's Politics @UgenesPolitics, 24 July 2016


Democratic party chair to lose convention role in wake of e-mail leak: CNN: image via Reuters Top News @Reuters, 24 July 2016


Sanders says would prefer Elizabeth Warren over Kaine as vice presidential pick: image via Reuters Top News @Reuters, 24 July 2016

peeking into Pandora's "master playbook (powerpoint)"

 

RELEASE: 19,252 emails from the US Democratic National Committee #Hillary2016 #FeelTheBern: image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 22 July 2016

Debbie Wasserman Schultz has resigned as Democratic Party Chair following WikiLeaks showing collusion against @SenSanders campaign #DNCLeak: tweet via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 24 July 2016

 
RELEASE: 19,252 emails from the US Democratic National Committee #Hillary2016 #FeelTheBern: image via Wiki Leaks @wikileaks, 23 July 2016

 
Hillary Clinton statement on the resignation of DNC head after collusion scandal emerging from WikiLeaks' #DNCLeak: image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 24 July 2016


#DNCLeak
: DNC instructs staff to covertly spread anti-@BernieSanders article #feelthebern: image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 24 July 2016



#DNCLeaks
: DNC plotted to expose Bernie Sanders as an atheist #FeelTheBern: image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 24 July 2016



#DNCLeaks: Constructing an 'anti-Bernie narrative' #feelthebern image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 24 July 2016



The DNC's treatment of Bernie Sanders is at issue in emails leaked to Wikileaks
: image via CNN Politics @CNNPolitics, 23 July 2016



#DNCLeak: Internal DNC research: Hillary has a problem with white women and poor whites: image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 23 July 2016






#DNCLeak: DNC knew of Clinton 'paid troll factory' fighting Sanders supporters #FeelTheBern: image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 23 July 2016


UK: Blair priv-sec, now Sky, asks former ambo to get her into US DNC, disses Labour #Corbyn: image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 23 July 2016



#DNCLeak:
Washington Post and DNC joint unlisted fundraising party: image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 23 July 2016


DNC vetting DeRay as a potential surrogate: image via Michael Oman-Reagan @OmanReagan, 22 July 2016


 #DNCLeak: Questionable DNC strategy for "Getting out the Latino vote in 2016": image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 23 July 2016


#DNCLeak: DNC @realDonaldTrump master playbook (powerpoint): image via WikiLeaks @wikileaks, 23 July 2016
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Where the gentleman with no pants said he lived | by efo

Where the gentleman with no pants said he lived (Philadelphia): photo by efo, 11 March 2016

Where the gentleman with no pants said he lived | by efo

Where the gentleman with no pants said he lived (Philadelphia): photo by efo, 11 March 2016

Where the gentleman with no pants said he lived | by efo

Where the gentleman with no pants said he lived (Philadelphia): photo by efo, 11 March 2016

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True Miracle Tabernacle Community Church of God in Christ (Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia).: photo by efo, 11 March 2016
 
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Holy Ghost Crusade Church Diptych. Philadelphia. Diptych from Zarya.: photo by efo, 27 March 2016

Holy Ghost Crusade Church Diptych | by efo

Holy Ghost Crusade Church Diptych. Philadelphia. Diptych from Zarya.: photo by efo, 27 March 2016

Hassan's Make A Choice Variety Store | by efo

Hassan's Make A Choice Variety Store. Philadelphia. Iskra.: photo by efo, 26 March 2016
 
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Doghouse. Philadelphia. Iskra. Or is it some other kind of dwelling?.: photo by efo, 26 March 2016

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Excellent freedom (Philadelphia)
: photo by efo, 11 March 2016
 
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Auto repair, Philadelphia: photo by efo, 11 March 2016

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All-seeing Eye (Philadelphia): photo by efo, 11 March 2016
 
All-seeing Eye | by efo
 
All-seeing Eye (Philadelphia): photo by efo, 11 March 2016
 
 
All-seeing Eye (Philadelphia): photo by efo, 11 March 2016

Laundromat | by efo

Laundromat (Philadelphia): photo by efo, 12 March 2016