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My kids found a store near here that sold them. I bought one for them to try, they both had a mouthful, spat it out and said it was so faarrrkkkking sweet it was inedible.
"I controlled my laughter and simple said "No,I am very busy,so I can't write any code for you". The moment they heard this all the smiling face turned into a sad looking face and one of them farted. So I had to leave the place as soon as possible." - Mr.Prakash One Fine Saturday. 24/04/2004
Alas, yes, it appears that Twinkies, Ho Ho's, and Ding Dongs, are all on the endangered species list, until their next re-incarnation.
America's pantheon of heart-disease, diabetes, and obesity icons will have to rely on just "Happy Meals" and "Double Whoppers with Bacon," for a while ?
The Twinkie's history is truly wonderful; where else can you find the combination of:
... a successful 1979 double-murder defense (ending in a verdict of involuntary manslaughter ... due to Dan White's mental state, at the time of the murders, being judged to be incapable of pre-meditation) of a San Francisco Mayor and City Supervisor in which excess Twinkie consumption was part of the defense [^] ...
... and ... the sudden upsurge in a sweet-treat's popularity related to a "replace vanilla with original banana flavor" promotional marketing venture by the Hostess brand associated with the 2007 remake version of the King Kong movie [^] ?
Nutrional Value of the Twinkie:
Serving Size 1 cake (42.5 g)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 150Calories from Fat 41
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4.5g7%
Saturated Fat 2.5g13%
Trans Fat 0.0g
Total Carbohydrates 27.0g9%
Vitamin A 0% • Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 0% • Iron 2%
Why is everyone against developers having an office. I have an office, it is wonderful. Having a war room that we can get into a group and hammer stuff out is nice, but if you need that to be standard operating procedure, you are doing it wrong.
You cannot argue with agile people so just take the extreme approach and shoot him.