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Old 11-16-2012, 08:53 PM   #21 (permalink)
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I hate Twinkies.
The only Twinkie I ever endured was years ago in Miami,...it was like a sawdust loaded sugar cannon.

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Thought Twinkies disappeared with the Slinky
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Old 11-16-2012, 08:56 PM   #22 (permalink)
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To hell with all your Twinkies and Ding-Dongs!

What about HO-HOs?

I agree 100%.

Put some Ho-Hos in a bowl and cover them with milk. Heaven is a place on Earth, then.
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Old 11-16-2012, 10:24 PM   #23 (permalink)
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I will probably get nuked for this opinion, but I am glad that they have closed their doors for this reason. I am sick and tired of unions trying to squeeze every last little dollar out of employers and I don't know why workers support them.

The union crime bosses said "go on strike" and their sheeples did. 18,500 jobs lost due to the arrogance and greed of a union syndicate. I doubt that it will do any good, but I am glad to see them getting what they deserve.
Yes, the "arrogance" and "greed" of the union members in refusing to accept an 8% pay cut and a 30% cut in benefits.
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Old 11-16-2012, 10:28 PM   #24 (permalink)
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I will probably get nuked for this opinion, but I am glad that they have closed their doors for this reason. I am sick and tired of unions trying to squeeze every last little dollar out of employers and I don't know why workers support them.

The union crime bosses said "go on strike" and their sheeples did. 18,500 jobs lost due to the arrogance and greed of a union syndicate. I doubt that it will do any good, but I am glad to see them getting what they deserve.
2.5 billion in sales per year and the union is responsable for killing hostess? Right....
I've been through this before, managment gutting a compnay of the course fo a few years to boost short term stock prices, force a strike/lock out and then claim they are bankrupt. People eat it up too. What aload of crap! They've been engineering this failure for along time. Companies get extra "poor busniess" tax breaks and write offs for failing busniess.
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Old 11-16-2012, 10:39 PM   #25 (permalink)
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Yes, the "arrogance" and "greed" of the union members in refusing to accept an 8% pay cut and a 30% cut in benefits.
Exactly...now they get 100/100..... But they deserve what they get...they voted and paid the union...I hope they are all happy. Not to worry the union will find them new jobs.
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Old 11-16-2012, 10:42 PM   #26 (permalink)
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I was told that were not even baked anymore. It was more like they cured in some kind of chemical reaction like Bondo or epoxy resin. Add a polymer creme filling and you're good to go!

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I thought about buying some on the way home tonight. It's been years and years since I had one. I figured it would taste like crap and that would just ruin the memory so I passed.
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The only Twinkie I ever endured was years ago in Miami,...it was like a sawdust loaded sugar cannon.

Terrible

Thought Twinkies disappeared with the Slinky
"sawdust loaded sugar cannon"
You seriouslly have a problem with that?
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