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My mother rarely let me have Twinkies. I ate them every once in a while at a birthday party or holiday celebration, but I never gorged myself on them. And you know what? I’m probably a better and healthier person because of that. Mitch Albom and the rest of the baseball writers who voted for Miguel Cabrera for MVP have eaten too many Twinkies. They voted for the feel-good, gooey, traditional, sentimental candidate in Miguel Cabrera over the all-around valuable Mike Trout. Don’t get me wrong, I love gooey traditionalism, but you shouldn’t fill up on it just like you shouldn’t load your lunch bag up with Twinkies. (I tried multiple times, thanks Mom for stopping me.) Before I get into baseball, I want to note that I feel so sorry for the thousands of people who lost their jobs due to the mishaps at the Hostess company. With regards to the Twinkie as a snack, maybe it’s better to let it go. It’s more a pop-culture icon than it is a worthwhile thing to eat. We probably should also ...
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