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Labor Unions Kill the Twinkie and 18,000 Jobs

mary anne24 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:47 AM
Very true. I have never taken a thing from the government. That is how I was raised. But I blame the government for creating this culture and this class of people.
Henry VIII Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:53 AM
Yep, that rampant disease we call entitlement is raging in every textbook, in every public school across this country. If Republicans are going to survive, we have to take back the schools.

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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