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New Twinkie Maker to Hire 1,500 Workers – But No Union Labor

Video: New Twinkie Maker to Hire 1,500 Workers – But No Union Labor The Wall Street Journal reported: The company that bought the Twinkie, HoHo and Ding Dong brands out of bankruptcy is gearing up to reopen plants and hire … Continue reading

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Going Galt and the Neo-Comms

By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton  -  the NoisyRoom From the genius of iOwnTheWorld. The day came last week, that I never would have dreamed would come about. Hostess (founded in 1930) went Galt and shut down laying off 18,500. Hostess had been … Continue reading

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The 50 Fattiest Foods in the States

The 50 Fattiest Foods in the States By Sarah Klein Traditional American fare—just like the American waistline—is looking more than a little pudgy these days. Even though some states enjoy healthier reputations than others (Yes, Colorado, we mean you), no … Continue reading

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More Fruit, Fewer Fries: Michelle Obama Might Have Taken the ‘Happy’ Out of McDonald’s Happy Meals

A child could once feel excitement over hearing a parent utter those beautiful words: “honey, we‘re going to McDonald’s for a Happy Meal.” But those carefree days are over and that sense of childhood wonderment and abandon is about to … Continue reading

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National Ice Cream Day – Did You Eat Away?

Former President Ronald Reagan made many wonderful contributions to this country, one of them being his creation of National Ice Cream Day, which falls on July 17 this year. In 1984, Reagan dubbed July as National Ice Cream Month and … Continue reading

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