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Posted: 8/8/2005 12:48:31 PM EDT
Short suppiles i can only guess.I hate to see it at the end of the year.$3.00gal?
Link Posted: 8/9/2005 12:27:20 AM EDT
Not really short supplies. More like greedy companies.
Link Posted: 8/9/2005 8:05:29 AM EDT
MILWAUKEE being the main ingedient to that price. Out here in Racine/Keno, it's still 2.45, and across teh line it's 2.37.
Link Posted: 8/9/2005 8:56:54 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Rob940:
Not really short supplies. More like greedy companies.

+ 1

Gas still rises after oil prices decline
Link Posted: 8/10/2005 8:30:22 AM EDT
I have only one word to say


Somethin­g stinks and it isn't the exhaust from my vehicle.

Up $0.50 from last year, does that mean we can expect a higher raise by next summer?
I may have to start looking for a commuter vehicle. 32 mi. one way to work and an SUV are starting to be very adverse to my pocket.
Link Posted: 8/10/2005 8:41:56 AM EDT
$2.59 here in Racine too. This shit is getting old.
Link Posted: 8/10/2005 3:21:44 PM EDT
Paid 2.49 in Hartford tonight.
Link Posted: 8/11/2005 1:21:20 AM EDT
Just to really get your goat heres a sample how gas stations work (from someone I know who owns one)..

Say for example a barrle of oil is $40.

Day 1. Gas station buys a tanker load (8,000 gal) at $1.25/gal and is selling it for $2/gal.

Later that day the price of a barrel of oil skyrockets to $50 and now gas will cost a station $1.50/gal. Station owner raises his price to $2.50/gal. But yet its still THE SAME GAS he bought earlier that day for $1.25/gal. He wont get another shipment of gas until 5 days later.

But yet if the price of oil goes down, teh price he charges doesnt drop right away.

Silly huh?
Link Posted: 8/11/2005 8:41:23 AM EDT
That's how the business has been for years and tears. There's a min. markup, but no max markup. If I had a business, I'd do the same thing.
Link Posted: 8/11/2005 1:04:44 PM EDT
$2.71 for premium in Racine today.

Gas prices are making me think of purchasing a rocket again, however, I value the walking experience and I would like to do it normally until I grow old.
Link Posted: 8/12/2005 3:55:31 PM EDT
Gas just went to $2.69gal for reg unleaded today in milwaukee.
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