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Subject:  Re: Twinkie Date:  11/17/2012  8:12 PM
Author:  arrete Number:  655757 of 888851

I wouldn't put Twinkies as the face of the diabetes epidemic because they were much more popular when i was a kid, i don't think i've had a Twinkie in 30 years.

Well, precisely. They're like old Disney movies or candy cigarettes or Mr. Rodgers. Part of Americana and your childhood. I mean, how often do you watch Snow White or even Leave It To Beaver reruns. It all goes away evenually. Does Brylcreem or Pepsodent stil exist? I dunno.

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