Hostess twinkie update.

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    You may have heard that Hostess Bakery plants shut down due to a workers'
    > strike. But you may not have heard how It was split up. The State
    > Department
    > hired all the Twinkies, the Secret Service hired all the HoHos, the
    > generals
    > are sleeping with the Cupcakes and the voters sent all the Ding Dongs to
    > Congress.
     
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    Granny says dat's another business destroyin' American jobs by goin' south of the border...
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    The Twinkie: Will it return as a Mexican expat?
    November 17, 2012 - Hostess Brands is liquidating its business after 82 years, which means some of the most iconic brands of the century may be up for auction. Will Twinkies become a foreign import?
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    Did Congress kill the Twinkie? The tariff tale behind the Hostess demise.(+video)
    November 16, 2012 - Since 1934, Congress has supported sugar trade tariffs. In a sign of the power of the sugar lobby, Hostess picked unions, not the lobby, to fight when it had to cut costs to stay in business.
     

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