After a nationwide strike caused Hostess, the makers of Wonderbread
, Ho Ho's and infamous Twinkies, to sell off its assets and close operations, many wonder if the end of their favorite snacks is imminent.
a fictitious but friendly doctor in a 1970s TV show - is housed in the same building where Worman worked as a teenager, sweeping up at the old Wonderbread
My memories are still there, of traipsing over peat bogs in northern Minnesota for grouse, sitting in a duck blind on the edge of a slough, warm autumn sun on our backs, eating a Colby cheese on Wonderbread
sandwich and drinking black coffee out of an old Thermos.
Its product portfolio includes Twinkies, Ding Dongs, HoHos, Sno Balls, Donettes, WonderBread
, and Hostess Fruit Pies.
My father is a delivery truck driver for Lincoln Bread Company, better known as either Hostess or Wonderbread
GRAPHIC ART: curator David Thorp, left, and art lover Frank Cohen stand among the controversial work in Wolverhampton; SLANG WORDS INCLUDED ARE: Wonderbread
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I think it's the best thing since Wonderbread
," she said.
The through-line is Redican himself as a weird, silent professor who uses Wonderbread
and a toaster as a metaphor for what we are about to see in each mini-opera.
Which commercially-prepared products are favorites?
This is the second plant closing announced in the last two months by the Kansas City-based maker of Wonderbread
and Hostess sweet goods.
In fact, the bright, kitschy dyes, rolled-up bolts of fabric, cardboard boxes stocked with store-bought colored streamers, and even the works' titles, with their references to popular culture (The Dwarves with Snow White, Wonderbread
, Love Boat), indicate a celebration of commodified experience.
Her face drops as she spots some dried onion pieces scattered all over her counter and the almost finished loaf of `lite' Wonderbread