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Labor Unions Kill the Twinkie and 18,000 Jobs

lois01 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:55 AM
Twinkies can survive nuclear armageddon, but not capitalism!
tibby2 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 10:06 AM
Well said my irradiated comrade's brain!
Earl29 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 10:06 AM
Please keep trying, lois. Eventually you must come up with a statement that isn't incredibly silly.
Joseph64 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 10:11 AM
No, she won't say anything that isn't silly until she rejects the dark side.
Joseph64 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 10:04 AM
No, it is unionism that killed them not capitalism.
Simplecaveman Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 10:02 AM
You're rooting for socialism, then?
Henry VIII Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:58 AM
Nobody will survive obamanomics and's worse that Armageddon, it's a painful death..

Labor Unions have officially killed off the Twinkie. The company that makes the yummy treat announced today they will start to downsize operations (a.k.a. fire people) as a result of a long battle with union workers.

Hostess Brands Inc., the bankrupt maker of Twinkies and Wonder Bread, said it had sought court permission to go out of business after failing to get wage and benefit cuts from thousands of its striking bakery workers.

Hostess said a national strike by members of the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union that began last...

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