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  doriansoft.com: Windows Event Log Software, Event Log Monitor, Network Security Software
Now, years later, security professionals are looking to the Dorian Total Event Log Management Solution and its other network security software to meet the expanding demands of compliance requirements and auditing standards.
Dorian's approach addresses each step in the life cycle of log data and provides a truly comprehensive view of your network health and security.
In fact, Dorian has never focused on just one log type - like some log packages and management consoles - because, as you know, threats appear in many forms.
www.doriansoft.com   (639 words)

  SparkNotes: The Picture of Dorian Gray: Plot Overview
When the novel opens, the artist is completing his first portrait of Dorian as he truly is, but, as he admits to his friend Lord Henry Wotton, the painting disappoints him because it reveals too much of his feeling for his subject.
Dorian arrives at the studio, and Basil reluctantly introduces him to Lord Henry, who he fears will have a damaging influence on the impressionable, young Dorian.
Dorian claims it is too late for penance and kills Basil in a fit of rage.
www.sparknotes.com /lit/doriangray/summary.html   (871 words)

  Who's Who in Llanview | Dorian Cramer Lord | One Life to Live @ soapcentral.com
Dorian went back to Canton, where she had lived as a child, and found that her mother was still alive, but insane.
Dorian was married to Mel in the City Room of the Banner, but the honeymoon ended and Dorian once again began interfering in the lives of 'her girls', despite Mel's best efforts to stop her from meddling.
Dorian juggled her attraction to Clint with her remaining attraction to David, which resurfaced after David confessed to having shot Thomas McBain, but her main worry became Adriana after she learned that someone was stalking her daughter, and she reluctantly accepted Adriana's relationship with Rex when she saw how the young man protected her.
www.soapcentral.com /oltl/whoswho/dorian.php   (1614 words)

  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Dorian mode   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Thus, in medieval and modern music, the Dorian mode is a diatonic scale or musical mode which corresponds to the white keys of the piano from "D" to "D".
The Dorian mode is equivalent to the natural minor scale (or the Aeolian mode) but with the sixth degree raised a semi-tone.
The Dorian mode is symmetric, meaning that the pattern of tones and semitones (T-s-T-T-T-s-T) is the same ascending or descending.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Dorian-mode   (2007 words)

 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Dorian Gray is the main character of Oscar Wilde's novel The Picture of Dorian Gray.
Dorian Gray was the orphaned grandson of Lord Kelso.
Dorian is described as "wonderfully handsome, with his finely-curved scarlet lips, his frank blue eyes and his crisp gold hair.
www.goupstate.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=NEWS&template=wiki&text=Dorian_Gray   (912 words)

 ABC.com: One Life to Live
Dorian soon discovered Joe had a brain tumor, and lied to Joe, telling him that he was experiencing flouts (as a result of the tumor) during which he got violent.
Dorian was forced to comply, an action that sounded the death knell for her relationship with Joey.
Dorian's Aunt Betsy came to Llanview and revealed to Dorian that she was dying, and wanted to leave her $30 million fortune to a female Cramer who had never been married or had children.
abc.go.com /daytime/onelifetolive/bios/dorian_lord.html   (3000 words)

 dorian moore : digital media technologist
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www.dorianmoore.com   (989 words)

 Archives for The Speakeasy with Dorian
The Speakeasy with Dorian is also available as a podcast.
Dorian and Bruce are joined by a special guest, filmmaker James Spooner (Afro-Punk), who is co-curator of the Afro-Punk weekend at BAM June 30 - July 4.
Dorian was previously host of the Green Room.
www.wfmu.org /playlists/SE   (7231 words)

 The Picture of Dorian Gray Summary
Dorian met and fell madly in love with Sibyl Vane, a beautiful and talented actress who was portraying Juliet in a cheap theatrical troupe.
Dorian coldly shunned her, admitting that his love for her had been killed, and vowed that he would see her no more.
Dorian begged Henry never to be the devil's advocate again, never again to poison another soul with his book or his evil thoughts.
www.awerty.com /dorian2.html   (1524 words)

 The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde. Search, Read, Study, Discuss.
Hi there, I am currently writing my dissertation on the Picture of Dorian Gray, and how the novel relates to the more current ideals of celebrity culture, and the ideas of the 'newness' of celebrity at the time it was written and how it is an accurate comparison to society today.
Dorian reminded me of the people, and especially woman, who will do anything including plastic surgery to maintain their superficial beauty.
Dorian has created a world of a fairy tail because he is too weak to deal with reality.
www.online-literature.com /wilde/dorian_gray   (1290 words)

 Reviews of 'The Picture of Dorian Gray (Modern Library Classics)'
Despite his indulgent quest for all kinds of pleasure, Dorian is still unfulfilled and in one of the most captivating passages of the book turns to opium to forget life.
Dorian is quickly influenced by Lord Henry's philosophy, aping to everyone else Lord Henry's views and words and acting out on them by plunging into the pits of hedonism.
However, in with a horrible fascination, Dorian "grew more and more enamored of his own beauty, more and more interested in the corruption of his own soul" (131) for "what the worm was to the corpse, his sins would be to the painted image on the canvas.
www.usingenglish.com /amazon/us/reviews/0375751513.html   (1018 words)

 CliffsNotes::The Picture of Dorian Gray:Book Summary and Study Guide
Dorian is disgusted by her poor acting, because her performances were what drew him to her; he dismisses her and returns home.
Dorian, however, is completely unconcerned about Sibyl or her family; he wants to talk only of happy subjects.
Dorian makes a case for mistaken identity when he claims to have the face of a twenty-year-old and cannot be the man James is looking for.
www.cliffsnotes.com /WileyCDA/LitNote/id-144,pageNum-3.html   (937 words)

 chapters.indigo.ca: Books: The Picture of Dorian Gray
Dorian sells his soul to the devil and in exchange, the portrait will grow old but he will remain forever young.
Wilde was attacked for his decadence and corrupting influence, and a few years later the book and the aesthetic/moral dilemma it presented became issues in the trials occasioned by Wilde''s homosexual liaisons, trials that resulted in his imprisonment.
During this period he wrote, among others, The Picture of Dorian Gray (1891), his only novel, which scandalized many readers and was widely denounced as immoral.
www.chapters.indigo.ca /books/item/books-978037575151/0375751513/The+Picture+of+Dorian+Gray?ref=Books%3a+Search+Top+Sellers   (961 words)

 Hope College - Dorian Sorority   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eventually, Dorian was the first sorority at Hope to break away from the classic sorority uniform style.
Dorian was also the first to request a sorority house on campus.
Dorian was temporarily given Kleis Cottage as their first sorority house.
www.hope.edu /student/organizations/greek/sororities/dorian/main/history.html   (284 words)

 Bodybuilders.com - Pro Profiles - Dorian Yates Pro Bodybuilding Profile.
Dorian Andrew Mientjez Yates was born April 19, 1962 in England.
Dorian was raised in Hurley, in rural Staffordshire.
Dorian resolved that he would not be back.
www.bodybuilders.com /dorian.htm   (238 words)

 Amazon.com: Dorian: An Imitation: Books: Will Self   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Dorian's is a tale that allows Self to indulge his own penchant for word play, fl humor, and uncomfortable imagery while continuing to explore the themes of sexual identity and social decadence.
Dorian ends up aging only on tape, while in real life he stays handsome and young, but shows a mean streak as he goes around infecting everyone he meets with HIV.
Dorian is supposed to be an overwhelming beauty that all these men are infatuated with, but instead Self gives us a Dorian who lacks any beauty, charm, emotion, or attractiveness.
www.amazon.com /Dorian-Imitation-Will-Self/dp/0802117295   (2522 words)

 Dorian Gray as Symbolic Representation of Wilde's Personality
Dorian is characterized by his evasiveness and his obsession with objets d'art.
Dorian escapes from every unpleasant realization by turning his attention to other things.
Dorian personifies a conflict between Dionysian and Apollonian elements particularly fascinating to his creator.
www.victorianweb.org /victorian/authors/wilde/dawson16.html   (830 words)

 Dorian - BPAL Madness!   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Dorian: The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.
During the first two hours of this fragrance, Dorian smelled of murky lavender floating in a cup of tea completely saturated with sugar with a tang of lemon.
I ordered it because a] I love Dorian Gray and b] it sounded like my ideal men's fragrance, but I love it for myself! Mind you, I tend to be very girly with my fragrances and find that "gender neutral" means "leaning too far to the masculine side" a lot of the time.
www.bpal.org /index.php?showtopic=10620   (2227 words)

 RPGamer Fanfics - Phang Ho Soon: Dorian
For those who aren't aware of their existence in real life, durians (I think there was a mistranslation) are spiky, pungent smelling fruit found in tropical regions.
The fanfic is assuming that the "dorians" are "durians".
Stahn stood waiting rather impatiently for his companion as she examined a row of dorians on the counter.
www.rpgamer.com /fanfics/other/dorian/dorian.html   (1062 words)

 Introduction: Fear of the Feminine-Private in the Picture of Dorian Gray   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Furthermore, insofar as Dorian's treatment of her is the first manifestation of the character which Basil finds so shocking, she also indirectly conditions the events leading to the latter's murder.
Even when her importance is acknowledged, as it is by Shewan (1977), there is a strange reluctance to explore the theme of Dorian's relation with her as a determining aspect of the novel.
It argues that Dorian's fascination with Sibyl belongs to Wilde's authentic unconscious, and that Basil's fascination with Dorian is a substitute experience resulting from an unconscious fear of the feminine.
www.victorianweb.org /victorian/authors/wilde/dawson1.html   (361 words)

 The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The blocks under the table in Dorian's school room have the initials of the people who die.
Dorian is an innocent until prompted to experience all avenues of life, good and bad.
His wish to never grow old is a vain one and vanity coupled with self-absorption prompt his downfall.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0037988   (561 words)

 Variety.com - Reviews - Dorian Blues
Dorian (Michael McMillian of the WB series "What I Like About You") is an upstate New York teen whose agonies of adolescent adjustment are as irksome as they are ordinary.
Set around the early '90s, pic covers a period of five years or more, and despite brightness of individual sequences, a stronger narrative arc's punch is lacking --this is horizontal rather than vertical storytelling, simply lining up one incident after another.
Dorian is labeled neurotic, depressive, a social pariah and "stereotypical gay" (by himself, even).
www.variety.com /review/VE1117923447?categoryid=31   (691 words)

 blind-guardian.com :: View topic - Who is Dorian?
Dorian Gray is the main character of a popular novel by the irish Oscar Wilde, a novel which I highly recommend.
Dorian exclaims a lament for his beauty and its short lifespan and wishes that the picture could grow old rather than himself since it wasn't fair that this picture would remain unchanged and beautiful while Dorian would grow old and grey.
Dorian hopes that it may be possible to reverse the image in the painting, and the book covers much of his decisions in this regard.
www.blind-guardian.com /forum/viewtopic.php?p=1083501&highlight=   (787 words)

 Amazon.com: Dorian Blues: DVD: Michael McMillian,Lea Coco,Steve Fletcher,Mo Quigley,John Abele,Austin Basis,Ryan Kelly ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Dorian Lagatos (played by Michael McMillan) is raised by Nixon-loving conservatives, and his manly brother is star of the football team, so it's difficult for him to admit, even to himself, that he is gay.
Dorian feels that he must stay in the closet but does confide his feelings to his brother who has no problem with the issue.
Dorian must now face his father (even though he is dead) and his mother who is much more sensitive than Dorian had known.
www.amazon.com /Dorian-Blues-Michael-McMillian/dp/B000CR7R7K   (2648 words)

 Dorian - Will Self
You say that Dorian, you say that, but we are in an age when appearances matter more and more.
By the mid-eighties Dorian was already "moving in the most elevated and catholic of circles", and he continues his wild ways, irresistible.
Were Basil Hallward's video of Dorian Gray to have a life of its own, it would be a fitting coda to this vile age with its spasm of isms.
www.complete-review.com /reviews/selfw/dorian.htm   (1663 words)

 Tower Records - Dorian Blues
Dorian Lagatos (Michael McMillian) is just finishing high school, where his classmates suspect he's gay but generally ignore him.
Daunted by his arch-conservative father, Dorian suppresses his urges and pursues the status quo, planning to escape to college in New York.
With his friend serving as the model for Dorian, Bardwell has created a funny, sad film that speaks to the universal experience of finding oneself.
www.towerrecords.com /product.aspx?pfid=3362415&urlid=82425bd54855acb132   (312 words)

 Dorian Gregory Photos - Dorian Gregory News - Dorian Gregory Information   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The 35-year-old actor is an active humanitarian, Dorian Gregory is involved in the Jeopardy Program, sponsored by the L.A.P.D. for the youth at risk, as well as serving as the National Spokesman for the American Diabetes Association.
Dorian was born in Washington, D.C. and raised in Cleveland, Ohio until age nine when he and his family moved to Los Angeles, California.
Dorian: My role models are people who are involved in my life: my mother, my father, people I have observed, extraordinarily wise people who are not really affected by much - not that they don't take life in, but it's real hard to knock them off their center.
www.tv.com /dorian-gregory/person/1536/summary.html   (382 words)

Dorian's portrait is played by another actor (Adam Simmons) who, along with the morally corrupt Dorian, reveals to us the tragic consequences of being granted such a wish.
Eventually the two Dorians must confront each other in what could be called a battle for the true soul of the character.
With cutting and smoother segues, "Dorian" could be on its way to an eternal life of its own.
www.hollywoodreporter.com /hr/search/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000694096   (218 words)

 village voice > books > Dorian: An Imitation by Will Self by J.Y. Yeh
Dorian originated as a screenplay commissioned in 1998 by Britain's Channel 4 Films; when Self withdrew from the project, he decided to rewrite his script as a novel.
Dorian is actually a successful design-mag editor, not a deranged murderer; the whole story has been a fantasy.
In the infamous preface to Dorian Gray, Wilde wrote, "It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors." Call me sentimental, but Self's sympathetic touch makes his remembrance of things past a worthy, if less witty, successor to the original.
www.villagevoice.com /issues/0304/yeh.php   (1019 words)

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This notion is perhaps related to Dorian's concept of 'tip' in language shift (Dorian 1981:51; Dorian 1989:9; McConvell 1991).
The Dorian concept of institutionalised gender definition by means of same-sex rituals reflects a mode of socio-cultural performance among many peoples in the dawn of Indo-European history around 1200 BC.
This concept involved males in rituals which sought the transmission of qualities such as manliness and bravery, together with the development of powers, skills, and experiences seen as specifically male, from individuals in one generation to the youth of the next.
sopor.us /dorian-index.shtml   (268 words)

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