In the words of Hostess themselves, "You asked for it America. And now, the greatest snacks the world has ever known are back on shelves." We were said to hear they would go, lets get excited they are back!!
Twinkie lovers unite. The creamy filled snack cakes are returning to store shelves next month and Hostess now under new ownership, is expecting a blockbuster return when Twinkies and other sugary treats return to stores.
When the US auto industry was in jeopardy four years ago President Obama stepped in with a bailout package. Now it's the American junk food industry that's in peril, with Hostess Brands closing up shop and heading for liquidation, and some want Obama to take an even more drastic step.
Daniel B. of Kansas City has started a petition for the president to "Nationalize the Twinkie industry."