Twinkies Returns to Banana Filling
STEVE INSKEEP, host:
Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.
Legend says that Twinkies have an infinite shelf life. Not quite. You would taste a difference if you bit into a Twinkie that was on the shelf since 1930. The snack used to have banana-cream filling. Vanilla replaced it during the World War II banana shortage.
Now Hostess brought it back. After eating one, a New York woman says it almost makes it seem like it's a little bit healthier when it's got the banana filling.
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