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Anyone else seeing gas prices go UP again?!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by HennysMom, Jan 9, 2009.

  1. HennysMom

    HennysMom Keeper of the Tiara

    [​IMG] Monday gas was $1.45 here...

    Today... $1.89!!

    WTH?!!! Inauguration Day raising the price or something??

  2. Steve

    Steve Ye Olde Henhouse Builder

    Yep..it was 1.45 here on 12/27

    now it is 1.99

    still like it better than 4.00 but I'm sure it will go back up with OPEC controlling supply
  3. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Yes. And I have an MT tank in on vehicle. Went from 1.41 to 1.79 within hours last night. I hate that.
  4. davidb

    davidb Songster

    Dec 15, 2008
    north east Georgia
    Same here it went up about .30 cent, guess people will have to start staying home more again, and bring it back down
  5. HennysMom

    HennysMom Keeper of the Tiara

    So its not just me then? [​IMG]

    Manhori - Monday I went to town, filled up my F250 at 1.45 - came BACK an hour later... same gas station I passed... $1.59!

    Yesterday, again same station - was at $1.69 in the morning... by afternoon it was at $1.89! [​IMG]

    No new "tanker trucks" delivered... just price gouging...
  6. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    Supposedly the war in Gaza is the latest excuse for the rise- I am refilling the jerry cans today, in case we need the generator- if we don't, it goes in the trucks.
  7. wendy

    wendy On the Hill

    Jun 14, 2007
    central louisiana
    in the news several things have happen to drive up gas prices:

    opec dropped 2 million barrels of oil, from going around

    countries over seas are stock piling oil because of what is happening in the Gaza strip

    did it make news where you live that a helicopter crash happened in louisiana. the helicopter was taking guys offshore. all died but one and he is critical condition with a lot of injuries.

    my dh works offshore, he flies on helicopters all the time.

    very scary
  8. Robin'sBrood

    Robin'sBrood Flock Mistress

    May 8, 2008
    North Carolina
    Yep, it's going up around here too. [​IMG] Does anyone else keep an eye on your local stations with this http://gasbuddy.com/ ?
  9. mamabird

    mamabird Songster

    Apr 14, 2007
    App. Mtn's
    Wish I was where all you guys are...here it has gone up to $2.09!
  10. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing Premium Member

    Mar 25, 2008
    It is going up here also. They are blaming it on the war with Israel and Gaza and the fear of disruption w/ OPEC's oil cut. As if! How long has that been going on? They have just been looking for a reason to raise prices again and they think they found one. [​IMG]

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