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    Quote Originally Posted by Captdon View Post
    Where? Have your local taxes gone up for them?

    No. Nation wide gas prices are at their highest level since 2014. hello?? The kerosene is , in part, a produc tof our brutal winter

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    Quote Originally Posted by donttread View Post
    I never did. But there were those who said that ecconomics dicatated that it was so. In fact I had thought you had agreed with them but apparently not.
    Supply and demand
    Alea iacta est

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    Supply and demand

    Gee. Who'd a thunk it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by donttread View Post
    The point is what were you paying a year ago?
    $2.26. Where do you think the 3 cents comes in?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    Prices were forced down to hurt Russia.

    Ahh,, world domination again

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    Quote Originally Posted by Captdon View Post
    $2.26. Where do you think the 3 cents comes in?
    Quite frankly I had no idea where you were getting that. What state?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    Supply and demand

    We were supposed to have turned that corner with domestic oil and alternate energy. But maybe not with the oil exec. payment on the mistress mansion. Markets dominated by supply and demand pricing are ONLY A GOOD THING in a free market , but oil hasn't been a free market, .. maybe ever. Certainly not in recent memory.
    There are people here who pay more attention to the history of the 40's than they do to the history in the last decade. Which is often how we become vulnerable to profiteering, congress owning megacorps

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tahuyaman View Post
    Gee. Who'd a thunk it?

    Supply and demand like in the "free market" LOL . The free amrket left town riding the last Unicorn decades ago

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    Quote Originally Posted by donttread View Post
    Quite frankly I had no idea where you were getting that. What state?
    The state I live in. Where do you think I got it.

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