Twinkies in Space

Twinkie the Kid lunchbox

Two things:

One. Would someone please mash this commercial up with the trailer for Alien? Pretty please?

Two. Watch closely at the end…where they playing spaceman in a Porta Potty or is it just me?

And after the break, while we’re talking scary-retro commercials, watch Fruit Pie the Magician offer up his smaller, non-sentient cousins for the slaughter. Fun! Update: That embed has been taken down, but you can still find the vid here.

Direct link for the feedreaders.

Found via VideoSift.
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By | 2017-09-24T23:30:40+00:00 June 16th, 2007|Stimuli|0 Comments

Hostess Twinkies: Yes, They Have Some Bananas

Hostess Twinkies with Banana Creme Filling return

I had heard before that Twinkies, before they had regular old vanilla creme inside them, had banana creme filling instead. This ended due to a banana shortage in the 1940s. But now, having apparently tired of teasing Twinkie fans with banana creme in limited edition spurts (no pun intended), Banana Twinkies have returned. Assuming that there actually is real banana in there somewhere, now you can get some potassium along with scads of sugar! Bonus!
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By | 2017-09-24T23:31:06+00:00 June 14th, 2007|Headsup|0 Comments