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  • Hostess options: Sell to Mexico's Bimbo? Nationalize the Twinkie?

    Hostess options: Sell to Mexico's Bimbo? Nationalize the Twinkie?
    Ding Dong despair manifested itself in a myriad of ways over the weekend as Americans came to realize that Hostess Brands Inc. as they know it is likely no more. A petition went up online asking President Obama to nationalize the Twinkie industry and...
  • Daum: Hostess is the Republican Party

    Daum: Hostess is the Republican Party
    Wednesday, just two weeks after the election all but declared an end to white male dominance, yet another nail was driven into the wood-paneled coffin of old-fashioned America. Hostess Brands, maker of Twinkies and Wonder Bread, announced that even...
  • Hostess Twinkies, Ho Hos fly off shelves in Glendale

     
    The shelves at the Wonder Hostess Bakery Thrift Shop in Glendale Friday were bare as customers made runs on Twinkies, Ho Hos and Ding Dongs after the iconic snack food company asked a judge for permission to go out of business and lay off 18,500 workers...
  • Twinkie, Ding-Dong runs reported as Hostess bakery closes

     
    There was a sense of mourning Friday at the Wonder Hostess Bakery Thrift Shop in Glendale as both workers and customers came to terms with the end of the company and its famous snacks. Glendale resident Charlie Ruiz, 63, walked......
  • The Twinkies truth: My kids don’t know these packaged cakes

     
     My kids have never had a Twinkie. This is a fact that neither I nor they, nor even my husband who has a certain love for packaged cake products, realized or cared about — until last week's announcement that Hostess was shutting down. Then, as...
  • Twinkies

     
    I had a personal connection to the recent announcement that Hostess Brands was liquidating Hostess and its subsidiary Drake's. Both are former unofficial sponsors of my Christmas Lights Tours, because tour regular Devil Dog was an employee and used to.......
  • With Hostess closing down, local workers lose their jobs

     
    Hostess closure: Hostess facilities in Atwater Village and Glendale appear headed for the chopping block, after a federal bankruptcy judge on Wednesday approved the company’s plan for an “orderly wind-down.”...
  • What's your favorite Hostess product?

    What's your favorite Hostess product?
    The news that Hostess bakery was going out of business struck a chord with many Americans who grew up with iconic Hostess brands such as Twinkies or Wonder Bread. Some attribute the say the loss of the company to corporate greed, though we think...
  • An unhealthy fear of fatty foods

    By now all of the Twinkies, Ho Hos and other Hostess baked goods have been stripped from grocery store shelves — and countless tributes paid via Tweets, blogs and Facebook posts. After more than 80 years in business, Hostess declared it was...
  • Twinkie drama continues, but Tokyo Banana OK

    Twinkie drama continues, but Tokyo Banana OK
    Snack food lovers may have their Twinkie hunger soothed by this summer if Hostess Brands’ emergence from bankruptcy moves along, according to a Chicago Tribune story by Samantha Bomkamp. Until then, as a sidebar to the story notes, at least five...
  • Dave Barry's 2012 Year in Review

    Dave Barry's 2012 Year in Review
    It was a cruel, cruel year — a year that kept raising our hopes, only to squash them flatter than a dead possum on the interstate. Example: This year the "reality" show "Jersey Shore," which for six hideous seasons has been a compelling argument...