WOW gas for 35 cents a gallon!!!!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Acre of Blessings, Oct 15, 2008.

  1. Acre of Blessings

    Acre of Blessings Canning/Sewing Addict

    Apr 3, 2008
    Axton, VA
    Check out the story below. WOW!! I also posted the link to the actual story. Why can't this happen here? [​IMG]


    http://www.breitbart.com/?id=2008-10-15_D93QT84G0&show_article=1&cat=breaking

    WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. (AP) - Sure, gas prices have come down lately. But to 34.9 cents a gallon? That's what Kelly Joosten and dozens of other motorists paid at a Citgo station Monday. The sign advertised $3.43 for a gallon of premium fuel, but the pump cost read $0.349 a gallon.
    "That was amazing," said Joosten, who normally spends about $100 to fill up her 1998 Ford Expedition.

    Joosten proudly showed off her receipt for 25.36 gallons at $8.85. She said she saw other motorists filling gas cans, too, at the discounted price.

    Station owner JP Raval says the attendant on duty couldn't figure out why the station was suddenly so busy.

    Raval estimated 30 to 40 customers fueled up at the incorrect price—between 200 and 300 gallons worth—for about 90 minutes.
     
  2. Bawkadoodledoo

    Bawkadoodledoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 4, 2008
    Central MA
    like bees to a sugarbowl...
     
  3. Quail_Antwerp

    Quail_Antwerp [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG]Mrs

    Aug 16, 2008
    Ohio
    [​IMG] I woulda been one of those bees!!

    Gas was $2.84 last night here. I am hoping it comes down a little more!
     
  4. Redfeathers

    Redfeathers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 11, 2007
    Gervais OR
    Wow...it's still $3.29 here.
     
  5. Fudgie

    Fudgie Hatching Queen - Got Fudge?

    $2.65 here this AM in Missouri!
     
  6. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    $2.99 here last night.
     
  7. Bec

    Bec THE Delaware Blue Hen

    It is 2.74 here....it is kind of weird to write a 2..lol..I had to go back and double check!

    Why can't that happen at our local gas station!!!! [​IMG] That would be awesome!
     
  8. michelle1017

    michelle1017 Goat Mama

    Aug 21, 2008
    Missouri
    Quote:Lucky you, Still $2.75 here. Maybe it will drop further, you aren't that far away from me!
     
  9. sellersgang

    sellersgang Out Of The Brooder

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    It's $2.69 in Cleveland MS today [​IMG] $2.59 with your Kroger card!!!! lol
     
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  10. krcote

    krcote Chillin' With My Peeps

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    wow. still $3.70-ish here.
     

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