Net Gains: Sites Of The Week

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Mensa, the society for people with big brains, isn't seen around as much as it was a few years ago. However, this website provides you with plenty of information about the society and it has a quiz page, which, it stresses, isn't an IQ test and is for entertainment only.

Director Wes Craven, who first came to notice with his Nightmare on Elm Street, and then later with his postmodern horror flicks, The People Under the Stairs, Scream and Scream II has an excellent site devoted to his work, which includes a detailed filmography.

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If you're becoming sick of the standardised look of news websites, you might get a chuckle out of the Bogus News Network. It's a kind of on-line The Day Today, with a number of fake news stories told in a convincing current affairs vernacular.