November 17, 2012
Associated Press photo

Curtis Smout stands in line with a stack of Twinkies at the Hostess Thrift Shop in Ogden, Utah, on Friday. Hostess Brands Inc., the maker of the spongy snack with a mysterious cream filling, said Friday it would shutter after years of struggling with management turmoil, rising labor costs and the ever-changing tastes of Americans.

 
 
 
 

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