Hostess Files For Bankruptcy

American VoicesOpinionEconomybusiness ISSUE 48•02 Jan 12, 2012

Hostess, the manufacturer of such American food staples as Wonder Bread, the Twinkie, and the Ding Dong, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. What do you think?

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