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News Vines is ANIMAL’s reoccurring series in which we retell current events in six-seconds or less. In this edition, America’s favorite yellow food-shaped product is making a comeback to a Wall-Mart near you. #NewsVines: Twinkies Are Back https://t.co/vqybyblwEF — ANIMALNewYork (@ANIMALNewYork) July 12, 2013 […]

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The possibility of a world without Twinkies has dissolved. People panicked when the pastry giant Hostess declared bankruptcy, but today, Leon Black-owned private equity firm Apollo Global won ownership of the company with a $410 million bid, the only offer placed. Rejoice and celebrate by eating a Twinkie, then feeling a little nauseous. And for those of […]

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It’s not quite the Four Loko ban, but Twinkie Gate has been keeping us entertained with those obscene eBay sales and other miscellaneous run-off hilarity, like this… Photographer Dwight Eschliman created the series entitled “37 or So Ingredients” individually depicting everything that goes into the making of a Twinkie. Eschliman based his list on the components listed […]

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Less than 12 hours after Hostess announced it would be shutting its doors, “collectors” took to eBay to peddle boxes of the iconic confectionery company’s most well-loved product. Dozens of unopened boxes of Twinkies have popped up on the auction site since today’s announcement, ranging in price from $6 a box to a staggering $3,200 for […]

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A somewhat mysterious group exhibition “The Museum of Unnatural History” opens tomorrow at Clamp Art. It appears to feature photography, digital works, dioramas, taxidermy, birds, bears and Twinkie idolization. The museum exhibit spin-off views animals “through a pseudo-scientific lens,” says Brian Camp. Participators include Nicole Hatanaka, Amy Stein, Jill Greenberg, Blake Fitch, Marisol Villaneuva and Animal Logic […]

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