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Taking Down Twinkies

God_Of_War Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 6:33 PM
crude, what are you complaining about? Liberalism is winning. Just think about it: 1. Homos can now form same sex unions and call it "marriage". 2. Homos have special rights and can even teach homosexuality's acceptance in our schools. 3. Taxes are on the increase in order to fund free everything for those who don't work but can. 4. You can kill your babies 5. You can prohibit people from building things on their own land. 6. You are winning in your efforts to institute more restrictive gun laws. In short, you are winning in almost everything except one thing.....creating a decent society whithin which people will actually want to live. Are you proud of yourself?

Twinkies selling for hundreds of dollars on eBay. Union membership dropping steadily over the last decade.

Sound unrelated? They shouldn’t. The fate of the popular sponge cake was in the hands of the unionized men and women who work for Hostess Brands.

Or perhaps I should say “worked” -- past tense. Because a union-backed strike has killed what the Great Depression couldn’t. Hostess announced recently that they are suspending operations and will be laying off more than 18,000 employees. (Both sides had subsequently agreed to a mediation, but a judge ordered the bankruptcy to proceed.)

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