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From The KOTV Vault: From 1999, Rick Wells Tests Twinkie Durability

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Back in 1999, when Twinkies were celebrating their 70th birthday, Rick Wells tested the meddle of the sponge cake treats. Back in 1999, when Twinkies were celebrating their 70th birthday, Rick Wells tested the meddle of the sponge cake treats.
TULSA, Oklahoma -

Twinkie fans across the country are rejoicing.

The cream-filled cakes are back on store shelves after an eight-month hiatus following the bankruptcy of Hostess.

Twinkies have been a favorite snack of Americans for a long time. Back in 1999, when Twinkies were celebrating their 70th birthday, Rick Wells put them to the test, to see whether they were tough enough to be the 'All-American Snack."

So, we took a peek into the Video Vault, found that old story and dusted it off to celebrate the triumphant return of Twinkies.

Click on the video above to see that story.

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