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Endgame

blind and chair-bound, Hamm learns that nearly everybody has died; his own parents are dying in separate trash cans. [Anglo-Fr. Drama: Beckett Endgame in Weiss, 143]
See: Death
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Helm believes it's the endgame, with a renewable revolution like we've never seen before just around the corner.
In connection with this transaction, Accenture Security will be enhancing its existing alliance with Endgame by reselling Endgame's EDR platform and enhancing Accenture's deep bench of skilled security professionals to best leverage the platform for Accenture's global client base.
On its surface, Endgame revolves around four characters--Hamm, the motionless blind old man seated in his wheelchair at the center of the room, Clov, Hamm's servant who cannot sit down, and Nagg and Nell, Hamm's legless parents living in dustbins--whose absurd, pointless, and disruptive dialogues leave them with a circular and repetitive plot which goes nowhere in the end.
In a Rook and pawn endgame, the Armenian 2011 national champion was about to promote a passed King-pawn forcing resignation on the 44th move.
Trying to understand Samuel Beckett's Endgame as an ethical work might present itself as a difficult, if not an impossible, task.
The title is part of an interactive project launched through a partnership with HarperCollins, Full Fathom Five and Google's Niantic Labs, under which ENDGAME will be created as a fully integrated, multimedia experience.
In many respects Endgame is the tragic story of ill-conceived policy and strategy followed by a succession of ill-fated and politically charged efforts to get out of the quagmire that Iraq had become after April 2003.
Azad, who inaugurated the 'International Conference on Public Health Priorities in the 21st Century: The Endgame for Tobacco', while addressing the gathering stated that India faces a unique challenge in its response to the tobacco burden.
Based on classified, still-secret government documents and unique access to key figures in the White House, Defense department and the military and intelligence arenas, THE ENDGAME is packed with facts, includes detailed interviews with Sunni and Shiite leaders and Kurdish politicians, and gathers together insights from forces on all sides to create a bigger picture of events key to any political studies holding, military collection, or history shelf.
The strategy-based game, developed for Android devices, was developed in a span of two weeks and invites users "to explore the options open to the rebels as they push the conflict to its endgame," according to creator's website.