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

Joe579 Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 11:13 AM
Very true. If only most people could see that.
Younger Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 1:01 PM
...except in right to work states? I have had the impression that there are not as many union members in right ot work states as there in states that have no such law because fewer people are forced to join unions if they want to work.
Younger Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 1:01 PM
...except in right to work states? I have had the impression that there are not as many union members in right ot work states as there in states that have no such law because fewer people are forced to join unions if they want to work.
LtScrounge Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 11:50 AM
Most people do see it. That's why union membership is so low... except for in right to work states and public employees.

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...