[VIDEO] Twinkies May Become Scarce. But Twinkie Analogies Never Die

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Tell 'em about the Twinkie, Egon.
  • Tell 'em about the Twinkie, Egon.
True, Hostess has shuttered its St. Louis plant (citing a labor strike). It's liquidating the whole company.

The supply chain has already been disrupted

But fear not. Hostess says it plans to sell the Twinkie brand to someone else.

Which means we'll probably still have Twinkies -- and thus, a reference point for illuminating complex concepts, like the pyscho-kinetic energy density in the greater New York City area.

Meaning, "science." Take it away, Spengler:



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