hostess trucks*Hostess has just laid off more than 18,000 people in their liquidation and bankruptcy of their near 90-year old company, yet it appears that SOME made out like fat rats in the deal.

Speaking of rats, Hostess executives will receive bonuses because they claim that they did a good job “meeting certain budget goals during the liquidation,” according to the Associated Press.

The bonuses for 19 of these execs total $1.8 million and it does not include the compensation for the CEO. (more…)