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Twinkie

® defense Forensic psychiatry A legal tack in which a defendant claims that a criminal act resulted from chemical imbalances induced by 'junk food,' and not criminal intent. Note: when the defense was first used, the jury, not surprisingly in California, “bought it” and reduced the conviction. See Black rage defense, Insanity defense, Television intoxication syndrome.
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Bringing the Twinkie to the freezer aisle is another way to extend the iconic Hostess brand to other parts of the store," she added.
At its peak, Hostess was producing 500 million Twinkies every year.
During one of his public appearances earlier this week, the president had complained that his wife wouldn't let him eat fried Twinkies, Politico reported.
Time to check the business pages for the latest Twinkies futures.
In its entirety, the book may appear highly critical of Twinkies, but Ettlinger himself professes that his intention was not to bash Twinkies.
Average number of Hostess Twinkies snack cakes purchased daily in the United States.
Collecting everything from Twinkies to pimple cream, the West Ranch community is fulfilling the wish lists written by the 14 young men.
But did you know you can turn Twinkies into pancakes, burritos, even sushi?
Well, the coons and maybe bear ate the Twinkies and came back for seconds
This great nation was built in part by men who smoked too many cigarettes and women who are too many Twinkies.