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Never pick a fight with people who buy ink by the barrel.
-- Mark Twain
It was the Hostess company plan all along, workers defined pensions will now be picked up by the FEDS at a reduced rate, the workers will be lucky to get 60% at retirement age, sadly these type of manufacturing job's which used to pay $ 20- 30 per hour are one by one closing in the same fashion.
UNILEVER a Global conglomerate company which i am and have been a investor of for the past 20 years and have done reasonably well in dividends and growth, i noticed one of their plants in Canada that was sold, and short time later shut their doors, costing jobs, pensions, lives shattered for the families , in short , we are losing good paying jobs and getting replaced by low paying ones here is a story i followed on one of Unilever plants....http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/article ... bankruptcy
i need a link to see the balance sheet, but i do think it's like the big 3 in Detroit, wages and benefits just not sustainable going forward at their current demands, i'm not willing to pay BMW prices for a Ford.
I think Twinkies have to made in China and shipped.
Bingo re the orange cupcakes. They're a close first to those white powdered little ones. I once ate 17 of them in one sitting.
Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.
Avatar: My cuzin Isaac Murphy - a jock I'm tying to emulate in character and winning percentage - almost 47% lifetime.
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