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Old 06-08-2008, 10:34 AM   #11
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$3.77 a gallon yesterday in Western NC.

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Old 06-08-2008, 11:13 AM   #12
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An Arm, Leg and other body parts
By next week it'll cost you your first born.

2 days ago it was down to 3.73. Now it's back up to 3.99

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Old 06-08-2008, 11:18 AM   #13
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Time to start taking public transportation and walking as much as possible. We haven't had a car in two years since living in the UK. We will have 1 car when we move home but luckily SF has great easy public transport.
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Old 06-08-2008, 11:28 AM   #14
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$4.84 in Northern California. The price of gas has definitely changed my driving. My friends and I carpool alot more when we go out together. I live a hour from the nearest large shopping opportunities. So, if one of us goes shopping we usually ask each other if anyone needs anything. I wish some of my coworkers would carpool, but so far I have not managed to convince any of them. Public transporation is out because we do not have any available in my small rural community.
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Old 06-08-2008, 12:11 PM   #15
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yesterday in Florida I paid $3.89/gallon, and is $3.99/gallon here in Ohio
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Old 06-08-2008, 12:26 PM   #16
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Thats what I was trying to tell DH last week. What kind of barrels did you get? Last thursday it was $ 3.99 to $ 4.20 I'm sure it's higher now.
Miss JP...I used two metal drums that I've had for years...I also have some heavy "plastic" drums...they should work as well...if dark in color. I would not use the white ones...Also when storing gasoline for longer periods a fuel stabilizer is called for....
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Old 06-08-2008, 12:33 PM   #17
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I paid $4.04 today, but that is at the station that gives $.05 off each Sunday. Everywhere else was $4.09.
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Old 06-08-2008, 12:36 PM   #18
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It was $ 4.22 yesterday....
Paul and I have started carpooling to work
when ever possible.

I don't think it'll change any summer plans we have because we have
to go and we have to drive.
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Old 06-08-2008, 03:26 PM   #19
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Using my google and my handy pocket calculator - $5.83 American dollars. I guess it has to travel further to get here!
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Old 06-08-2008, 03:59 PM   #20
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$3.99 . And yes my butt hurts.

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