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What Can You Do On The World Wide Web?
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Evert DELOOF-SYS  Identity Verified
Belgium
Local time: 03:09
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Mar 19, 2002

From Fita:



Although people talk about \"browsing\" the Web, most of us don\'t have time to browse when we get online; we want to find what we\'re looking for as fast as possible. That\'s a shame, though, because the Web was made for browsing. There is so much useful information online that it\'s fun to just poke around and see what surprises you can turn up. Here\'s a great site for doing that.



It\'s called What Can You Do On The World Wide Web? at it.stlawu.edu/~tdil/index1.htm, and it\'s a collection of links to sites that you\'ll find compelling. Want to buy a theater ticket? Calculate how tall your child is going to be? Ask a doctor a medical question? Find a restaurant? Learn how to write a business plan? Schedule a wake up call? Take a tutorial on how to show your wife some romance? (I flunked that one.) You\'ll find answers to all those questions and many more at this fascinating site.



Again, at: http://it.stlawu.edu/~tdil/index1.htm







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Mike Sekine  Identity Verified
Japan
Local time: 11:09
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IQ TEST Mar 20, 2002

this is HARD! I invite everyone to give it a try. Hey, we might be professional linguists, but we ain\'t no geniuses



\"Take an IQ Test\" near the bottom of the page.


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schmurr  Identity Verified
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more, please! Mar 20, 2002

not bad, that link! do propose more good links, or sites that propose them!

Bye from Italy,

Martin


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jccantrell  Identity Verified
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IQ test Mar 20, 2002

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On 2002-03-20 06:55, Mike Sekine wrote:

this is HARD! \"Take an IQ Test\" near the bottom of the page.





It says, \"Take our free, fast and fun IQ test.\"

But the REAL fun begins when they want $10 to give you the results!



Of course, they did say the TEST was free ....



I just felt my IQ drop but not so much that I sent them the money.

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