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    Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    I have some "insider" info that the price per gallon will jump $0.20 Monday AM, so fill up now.



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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    Quote Originally Posted by herbicide View Post
    I have some "insider" info that the price per gallon will jump $0.20 Monday AM, so fill up now.
    Ha Ha!! I drive a diesel!! Oh...wait...


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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    Really? More than the $.22 jump ($3.67 to $3.89) we had Saturday?



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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    It was at at $4.02 in WDM this morning. That means, if it was at $3.67 before Saturday, and if it's true that it'll jump another $.20 tomorrow morning, that's a freaking $.60 jump in three days. Unreal.



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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    The Amish are laughing at us.


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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    Even the price of oats to feed the horse team is going up. Schwinn might go back in business.


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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    Yay for speculation.



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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    Gas is free if you have an "East-side credit card."



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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    And the price of plastics and fertilizer should be going up as more airlines shut down their old planes...


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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    Quote Originally Posted by cytheguy View Post
    It was at at $4.02 in WDM this morning. That means, if it was at $3.67 before Saturday, and if it's true that it'll jump another $.20 tomorrow morning, that's a freaking $.60 jump in three days. Unreal.
    If you, me, and everyone else continue to pay for it, then they might as well keep going up 20 cents a day.


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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    Quote Originally Posted by ketchupnmustard View Post
    The Amish are laughing at us.
    By Amish you mean Hookies right?

    For you that live around Oelwein, you should know where that comes from lol. Good ol' Hookie Blvd aka Amish Blvd



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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    Time to start investing in some new technologies.



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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    Quote Originally Posted by ffelknirznarf View Post
    Time to start investing in some new technologies.
    Still too cheap for that.


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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    According to one site, it's already 4.14 in Iowa City, although it hasn't been confirmed by any secondary reports....

    Iowa Gas Prices - Find Cheap Gas Prices in Iowa


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    Re: Gas to go up $0.20/Gallon Tomorrow (6/9/08) morning

    It may still be cheap. But new technology will take time to develop and the price of gas is going to keep going up.

    The in-laws bought a huge motor home a few years ago and have been complaining about the cost of gas. Just the other day they complained it would cost $1000 to drive from point A to B. When they bought it, it would have cost them $500. The cost has doubled. The cost of lots of things have doubled. The cost of the gas is probably the cheapest thing about buying a motor home.

    Still new technology would be better.

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    Still too cheap for that.



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