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Can a Self-flagellator Enjoy Fine French Cheeses?

Francis Levy | Posted 04.25.2015 | Comedy
Francis Levy

Let's say your self hatred has ratcheted up to the point that you've lost everything and the only place you can afford to eat is a lousy diner which serves things like hamburgers and BLT's. You'll at least be able to thank the stars for one thing. You won't end up cutting the cheese.

The Most Republican Company In America

The New York Times | Posted 05.08.2014 | Politics

The most Republican-leaning company in the country, based on political donations, isn’t Koch Industries. It’s the company that makes Wonder Bread....

Class-y Bread

Heritage Radio Network | Posted 06.07.2014 | Home
Heritage Radio Network

Like all true cultural icons, bread has had its ups and downs. What kind you prefer -- if you're still one of the brave few eating bread at all -- has been a powerful class symbol throughout the centuries.

IT RETURNS!

AP | Posted 11.23.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Wonder bread is back almost a year after it vanished from shelves. Flowers Foods Inc., which bought Wonder from the now-defunct Host...

What the Twinkie Really Says About America

Seriously Skewed | Posted 09.08.2013 | Comedy
Seriously Skewed

That was pretty scary. We almost lost him. One day he was riding along just as happy as a Ho Ho, and the next the cruel forces of capitalism almost strangled the legendary confection of sponge cake with cream filling, known as the Twinkie, with its own lasso.

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...

SAVED!

Reuters | Posted 02.27.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - Flowers Foods Inc is set to buy Hostess bread brands including Wonder bread for $360 million after no other bidder stepped up to make a co...

Hostess To Sell Wonder Bread

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 03.13.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Hostess has found a new home for its most popular breads, including the iconic Wonder bread. The bankrupt maker of Twinkies, Devil Dogs...

A Savior For Twinkies?

AP | Posted 03.08.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — The makers of Thomas' English muffins and Tastykake snacks are emerging as the two of the bidders for Wonder Bread and other Hostess...

Dadmissions: RIP Twinkie

Pete Wilgoren | Posted 01.16.2013 | Parents
Pete Wilgoren

It could go down as the day the snack cake died.

Will They Live On?

Reuters | Posted 01.16.2013 | Business

* Attorney calls process 'credible and sad' * Liquidators already lining up to bid * Company veteran says brands 'certai...

The End Of Twinkies?

AP | CANDICE CHOI and TOM MURPHY | Posted 01.16.2013 | Business

Hostess Brands Inc. says it's going out of business after striking workers across the country crippled its ability to make its Twinkies, Ding Dongs, W...

What's The Best Tasting Whole-Wheat Sandwich Bread?

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Sandwich bread is a mainstay in home kitchens -- what would our school lunches have been without sliced bread? You'll easily find a bag of store-bough...

Win $10,000 For Your Favorite Charity

Posted 01.17.2012 | Impact

As Wonder Bread heads into its 90th year of operation, its celebrating by donating $10,000 to nine noteworthy charities, nominated by you. Through ...

Maker Of Twinkies, Wonder Bread Files For Bankruptcy For The Second Time

AP | MAE ANDERSON and MICHELLE CHAPMAN | Posted 03.12.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — The maker of Twinkies, Sno Balls and Wonder Bread is trying to lose the fat. Hostess Brands is hoping to cut its high costs as it he...

10 Best Package Designs

Eva Maddox | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Eva Maddox

The recent unveiling of Starbucks' new logo brings conversation about branding to the mainstream. The new, simplified cup design eliminates the name a...

Narcissistic Night Sweats

Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler

Like its poster child for the cultural crisis, Paris Hilton, the book The Narcissism Epidemic is appealing but thin.