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    $1.17 per gallon gas

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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    Wow. Still around 1.80-1.90 in Chicago (which I'll still take over what we had).



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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    Saw 1.35 in a couple different places around NE Houston today



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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    Quote Originally Posted by alaskaguy View Post
    So I need to drive from Iowa to Wyoming to fill up with gas in order to drive to Michigan to get the 10-cent can deposit?



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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    I paid $1.37 at a truck stop just outside of Cedar City, Utah on my way to Las Vegas.


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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    So I need to drive from Iowa to Wyoming to fill up with gas in order to drive to Michigan to get the 10-cent can deposit?
    Then buy one of their $1000 homes



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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    Now $990


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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    These listings of gas prices should show the before tax prices.


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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    Can we have a Cybookie to bet on when the first call for a bailout of the gas stations or oil companies ?



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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    Quote Originally Posted by matmann22 View Post
    Can we have a Cybookie to bet on when the first call for a bailout of the gas stations or oil companies ?
    Lets see Flying J's filed for bankruptcy just this month.

    And on the international scene, Russia's largest energy company has already received a massive bailout from the Russian government.


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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    I got $1.29 gas NW of KCI last week. It's currently $1.34.


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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    the bigger question is: When will the first government need a bailout from another country?



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    Re: $1.17 per gallon gas

    Quote Originally Posted by erikbj View Post
    the bigger question is: When will the first government need a bailout from another country?
    It's already happened... several times in recent memory. Recent example that has made a ton of news: Iceland.



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