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Labor Unions Kill the Twinkie and 18,000 Jobs

Tum Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 10:17 AM
No way I'm eating a chinese twinkie. That creamy white filling is the same color as dry wall.
Jay Wye Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 10:31 AM
note that many Chinese food products have been found to be contaminated or unsafe.
So they can meet their quotas.
MudontheTires Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 10:21 AM
"That creamy white filling is the same color as dry wall."

Now why would that be? ;-)

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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