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Osama bin Laden is Dead
and So Are Ho Hos

PJ Media, by Richard Fernandez

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Posted By:StormCnter, 11/17/2012 5:08:30 AM

A petition at the White House is urging president Obama to “nationalize the Twinkie industry”. (Real, click on the link) The iconic cake manufacturer declared bankruptcy after it failed to reach an agreement with the union. Politico reports that the AFL-CIO is blaming the company for refusing to operate at a loss. “What’s happening with Hostess Brands is a microcosm of what’s wrong with America, as Bain-style Wall Street vultures make themselves rich by making America poor. Crony capitalism and consistently poor management drove Hostess into the ground, but its workers are paying the price,”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Truthfetish, 11/17/2012 5:15:32 AM     (No. 9019960)

Pot is legalized just when the HoHos are all gone. Well played, America.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: CecilStrange, 11/17/2012 5:36:01 AM     (No. 9019970)

Ha! LOL #1

Nationalizing Twinkies will make them a buck a piece.

Recipe will be sold to another operator who will run a non union shop. Wages will be lower and more automation will mean fewer jobs. We´ll buy Twinkies again.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: iamtinman, 11/17/2012 5:39:14 AM     (No. 9019973)

For those 13,500 employees of Hostess who weren´t in a union, you have my sympathy. For those union members who shot themselves in the foot, I hope the wound festers a long time!

Oh, and get yourselves a new leader! Trumka looks and acts like a thug!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pineledger, 11/17/2012 5:40:07 AM     (No. 9019974)

My sentiments exactly, 3. Especially about that goon Trumpka.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Keekng, 11/17/2012 5:50:07 AM     (No. 9019979)

Only the gub´mint can print their own money. Others must make a profit to stay in business, something union slugs fail to accept.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Judith, 11/17/2012 6:33:18 AM     (No. 9020009)

I have a friend in Ohio who saw a news program where they interviewed some of the strikers. The strikers claimed they did not like the slow stripping away of their wages and benefits (from a company on the verge of bankruptcy)and thought it would be a good idea if the business went out of business in order for them to collect unemployment.
And the statement put out by the union after the company closed says it all. They wanted to destroy that company.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Safari Man, 11/17/2012 8:49:41 AM     (No. 9020239)

Obama is alive, America is dead.


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Reply 8 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 11/17/2012 10:08:47 AM     (No. 9020407)

Rudolph, you´re never gonna hear the words out of Santa´s mouth again.

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