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Old 01-09-2005, 12:43 PM   First Class Member KKWiki Contributer Senior Registered Member #23
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Originally Posted by Ranman
People are finally pissed off at our oil man president.
Yesterday I heard screams of hate because the gas prices have reached
record high prices. Mr bush better watch out
regular gas 4.59 gallon and I paid 4.89 a gallon to fill my car with super unleaded
Haha! Because I voted for Bush, I was allowed to fill my car up with premium for $2.99 last night. Silly democrat!
Seriously, this price spike has nothing to do with our "oil man" president. It has more to do with unscrupulous station owners seeing an opportunity. At one station in Atlanta, yesterday, a station was charging $6.09 a gallon. Here in Florida, gas companies have to show a cost increase for increasing prices during any sort of crisis or the state (run by our "oil man's" brother, I might add) fines the heavily.
I can remember paying $0.89 a gallon when I was in college. :err:
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