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“WHACK” IS A MORE FITTING NAME

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Dell™ Inspiron 3000 (i3847-3846BK) Desktop Computer With 4th Gen Intel® Core™ i3 Processor Pros: Manyfeatures, such as: 8 GB DDR3 RAM; 3.4 GHz Intel Core i3-4130 dual-core, “4-way-processing” CPU; crisp HDMI digital video; 1TB-capacity HD; wireless connectivity; Bluetooth 4.0 interface; 8 USB ports; 8-in-1 media reader; Windows 8.1 64-bit OS; etc. Cons: The preinstalled 8 gigs of RAM

A WHIMSICAL PAPER CRAFT ADVENTURE

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