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Tag: Hostess

Pot Legal, Twinkies Gone

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Save the Twinkie

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End Times

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Best Looking Losers

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Behind the Twinkie Defense

News this week that Hostess will be shutting its doors brings back memories of psychiatrist Martin Blinder testifying that on the night before Dan White killed San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk, White “just sat there in front of the TV set, binging on Twinkies.” Another psychiatrist stated, “If not for the aggravating fact of junk food, the homicides might not have taken place.”

Posted on Nov 17, 2012 READ MORE

Christian Cable (CC BY 2.0)

Hostess to Shut Down After Failed Strike Deal

About 18,500 people will lose their jobs as Hostess, the bankrupt manufacturer of Twinkies and Wonder Bread, closes its doors upon failing to make a deal with striking bakery workers.

Posted on Nov 16, 2012 READ MORE

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