Originally Posted by Amnorix
Hostess' recipes and trademarked names etc. will be bought out of bankruptcy by someone who can use and make money off them. By definition, whoever buys it will have been a stronger, more competitive company than Hostess was. Whether their workforce is unionized or not isn't the sole driving factor of that.
And capitalism rolls on.
Or, the Obama administration will decree that Twinkies, Cupcakes and Ho Ho's are unhealthy food items and an executive order will be issued that prevents those products from ever being manufactured again.
In ordinary times that would be tinfoil hat thinking. These days, not so much.