Twinkies: Nearing Expiration?

But we thought they had the longest shelf life of anything, ever. Photo: gilgongo"/Flickr

“It doesn’t get more American than Twinkies, yet Twinkies will be no more unless the company gets serious.” —Ken Hall, the Hostess Teamsters’ general secretary-treasurer, reflecting on the company's bankruptcy-related battle with its own union. [Baltimore Sun, Earlier]