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Hostess Fires 15,000 Workers in Liquidation; Twinkies Silliness From Readers

fcoombs Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 11:44 AM
The unions are american are they not! There like the 47%, They want something for nothing! Hostess should be comended for shutting down! The 15,000 workers can go to WELL you know! They wanted union so now they have no twinkies! Hope they all enjoy there time off! They sponge from the unions and the unions sponge from them! And Hostess will make a great come back in a non union state and hopefully not rehire any of ther old union workers back!
Lars795 Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 12:44 PM
They can go down to Mexico and get their old jobs back, of course move the decimal point two to the left for the hourly wage.

The BBC reports Twinkies firm Hostess Brands wins liquidation bid.

Note that the first step in liquidation will be the firing of 15,000 workers including the closure of 33 bakeries, 565 distribution centers, approximately 5,500 delivery routes and 570 bakery outlet stores.

At least a dozen readers sent emails in response to my previous two posts on Twinkies.

One misguided soul from the Netherlands wrote "Your article on the bankruptcy of Hostess is so extremely biased. I am...