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Jeff Danziger | Posted 07.07.2016 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Understanding Distribution Can Save Your Company From Peril

Ira Kalb | Posted 02.21.2016 | Business
Ira Kalb

Many people go into business thinking that if you can eliminate the middleman, you can make a lot more money. As a result, when the Internet came into...

The Great Twinkie Caper -- How U.S. Workers Get Flipped

Lawrence J. Hanley | Posted 02.02.2015 | Politics
Lawrence J. Hanley

So next time you're deciding whether to buy a Twinkie or Hostess cupcake, take a moment to think about the outrageous exploitation of hardworking Americans by the privileged wealthy "Ding Dongs."

This Cult Classic Twinkies Treat Is Finally Back!

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.08.2014 | Taste

Chocodile Twinkies are back -- do we need to say anything more?

16 Foods From Childhood We Can't Believe Are Still Around

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 06.03.2016 | Fifty

Over the last few decades, we've seen all sorts of scientific and technological advances. We've seen an explosion of ecommerce, DNA testing and digita...

Twinkies -- A Sweet Brand

Anne Zeiser | Posted 09.17.2013 | Media
Anne Zeiser

Why has Twinkie become the ever-surviving cockroach of unhealthy snacks and desserts? Because of its almost-unparalleled brand equity. Despite trends toward health-conscious foods or gourmet expressions of guilty pleasures, the Twinkie is a brand master.

What's New With Twinkies Version 2.0

Posted 07.15.2013 | Chicago

After an eight-month hiatus (or "eternity" for rabid snack lovers) Twinkies return to store shelves on Monday (despite Walmart jumping the gun by a ...

PHOTO: Someone Is Trying To Sell Expired Twinkies For $15,000

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.15.2013 | Business

Twinkies return to store shelves across the country Monday, but that's not stopping a few collectors from trying to sell off old supplies at ridiculou...

Welcome Back, Twinkies!

Posted 07.15.2013 | Taste

America's sweetheart is back -- how are you celebrating?

Twinkies Are Back! What Can We Make Out Of Them?

Posted 07.12.2013 | Taste

On July 15, they finally return.

Report: Hostess To Make Major Change To Twinkies Process

Posted 07.06.2013 | Business

Hostess will begin freezing some of its Twinkies before shipping them when it re-releases the highly-anticipated pastries this month, the company conf...

Hostess Kills Famous Twinkies Tagline

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.24.2013 | Business

It's the end of an era. The famed Hostess Twinkie tagline, "Hey, Where's The Cream Filling?" is no more, a company spokesperson confirmed to The H...

Two American Classics Joining Forces?

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.13.2013 | Business

The company behind America's favorite hipster beer is coming to the rescue of a snack Americans have loved un-ironically for years: The Twinkie. H...


Reuters | Posted 04.13.2013 | Business

Feb 11 (Reuters) - Hostess Brands Inc, the bankrupt maker of Twinkies snack cakes, received court permission on Monday to proceed with auctions for ...

LOOK: Here Is Proof That Twinkies Do Spoil

Posted 01.27.2013 | Business

A popular urban legend purports that Twinkies never rot. But one eBay user supposedly has evidence to refute this claim. Seller high_order1 is auc...

A Healthier Hostess?

Jessica Goldman Foung | Posted 01.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Jessica Goldman Foung

Most likely, the Twinkie will stay the Twinkie, and perhaps that is exactly how it should be. But the doors are now open to variation, a perfect opportunity to give this little yellow cake a healthier look.

Hostess Is Toast: The Twilight of the Twinkie

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 01.27.2013 | Home
Randee Mia Berman

Nothing -- not even the bleak winds of Sandy -- could have prepared us. It's a cold dark world out there, and it just got a whole lot darker, with the downfall of the Twinkie.

A "Snack Cake" Like You (VIDEO)

Jenny Koppelman Hutt | Posted 01.21.2013 | Comedy
Jenny Koppelman Hutt

Here is my take on the potential demise of the Twinkie. How do you feel about it?...

Judge To Hostess: Liquidation Can Proceed

Posted 11.21.2012 | Business

Hostess's plan to wind down the company and sell off its assets has won interim approval from U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain. In a statement Ho...

Why My Kids Will Never Understand My Nostalgia For Twinkies

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 01.20.2013 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

My organic-vegan-pure food-college-kid has never had a Ho Ho or a Ding Dong. She doesn't understand the magic of a naturally and artificially-flavored Hostess fruit pie.

Twinkie 'TOON

Posted 11.20.2012 | Latino Voices

Don't go stocking up on Hostess Twinkies just yet. While Hostess is going out of business, its name-brand desert may be up for grabs on the auction bl...

Save the Twinkies!

Phil Perrier | Posted 01.19.2013 | Comedy
Phil Perrier

The changing economy has claimed more than a few victims -- such as Blockbuster Video and Woolworths -- but no, please God, not the Twinkie!

The Hashtag War

Brian Rooney | Posted 01.19.2013 | Media
Brian Rooney

It's very serious, but like two high school girls with a romantic interest in the same skinny hipster in the senior class, Israel and Hamas are sending bitchy taunts to each other over Twitter. I don't know whether to LOL or cry.

Conservative Gay Group Capitalizes On Twinkies Craze, Offers Free Cakes For Cash Donations

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

GOProud, a conservative gay group, moved quickly to capitalize on the news that there may soon be a Twinkies shortage. Mere hours after news of Hostes...

Hipster Beer Company May Save The Twinkie

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 11.19.2012 | Business

The owner of a hipster-approved beer company may come to the rescue of a beloved classic snack. When Hostess announced plans to liquidate, fans of...