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Minetest is an EXCELLENT, totally free clone of Minecraft

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Ask questions of Facebook friends anonymously with wannaask.me

wannaask.me is a nifty gadget that lets you ask questions on Facebook anonymously. It’s free, fun and can be amazingly informative for both long...

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