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The Food Product Equivalent of DIBELS

Twinkies: No nutritional value
DIBELS: No educational value

DIBELS claims to 'measure the five big ideas in early literacy.' It is filling Wireless Generation cash boxes.

At least Hostess never claimed to be providing a health food. They say 'Twinkies have been tantalizing taste buds and filling lunch boxes since 1930.'

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