So Long, Sponge: Hostess Strike Could Kill Twinkies

Makers of the snack consider liquidating the company if striking employees don't return to work.
3:00 | 11/15/12

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We'll tick -- the clock is ticking down to what could be -- and -- American institution. Snack food giant hostess says if striking employees don't return to work. By 5 PM eastern time today it will file a motion of bankruptcy court to liquidate the entire. Company and that motion is granted the company could shut down as early as Tuesday. Meaning that no more twinkies no more cupcakes and no more digging down this.

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