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(USA Today)   We interrupt this special annual bulletin on Memorial Day travel gridlock to bring you higher gas prices. And apparently more gridlock   (eu.usatoday.com) divider line
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2022-05-26 11:45:20 AM  
10 votes:
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None of that matters if you stay the eff home.
 
2022-05-26 12:02:28 PM  
6 votes:

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None of that matters if you stay the eff home.


I do. Too expensive, and anywhere I'd want to go is too damn crowded.
 
2022-05-26 12:02:34 PM  
6 votes:
What?!? Congress should form a committee to investigate this. At least until something else hits the news cycle and they can ignore it. Just like they've talked about every year for the past 50 years or so. Meanwhile, mysterious donations appear in their reelection campaigns from big oil. I see no correlation here. Move on, citizen.
 
2022-05-26 12:07:09 PM  
6 votes:

Hey Nurse!: What?!? Congress should form a committee to investigate this. At least until something else hits the news cycle and they can ignore it. Just like they've talked about every year for the past 50 years or so. Meanwhile, mysterious donations appear in their reelection campaigns from big oil. I see no correlation here. Move on, citizen.


Democrats in the House passed a bill preventing gas price gouging and the Senate is sitting on their thumbs.

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/house-dems-pass-gas-price-gouging-bill-that-faces-uphill-battle-in-the-senate/ar-AAXtWi7

207 Republicans voted against it
 
2022-05-26 11:57:12 AM  
4 votes:
Who can afford to do anything this weekend with inflated prices on everything?
 
2022-05-26 11:48:56 AM  
3 votes:
Why not copy and paste the same article every year?
 
2022-05-26 11:53:35 AM  
2 votes:
I get so angry at the cost of things I personally elect to do.
 
2022-05-26 11:58:37 AM  
1 vote:
This weekend I am honoring the fallen troops who fought for my freedom to drive as much as humanly possible
 
2022-05-26 12:08:09 PM  
1 vote:

Ragin' Asian: Why not copy and paste the same article every year?


They do.
 
2022-05-26 12:23:23 PM  
1 vote:
Why are gas prices so high?
Because Americans will pay it.

/ follow my newsletter for more cost savings
 
2022-05-26 12:51:04 PM  
1 vote:

moothemagiccow: Hey Nurse!: What?!? Congress should form a committee to investigate this. At least until something else hits the news cycle and they can ignore it. Just like they've talked about every year for the past 50 years or so. Meanwhile, mysterious donations appear in their reelection campaigns from big oil. I see no correlation here. Move on, citizen.

Democrats in the House passed a bill preventing gas price gouging and the Senate is sitting on their thumbs.

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/house-dems-pass-gas-price-gouging-bill-that-faces-uphill-battle-in-the-senate/ar-AAXtWi7

207 Republicans voted against it


Because that's their midterm strategy, get folks so pissed off about the economy (their pocketbooks) that they'll flip to voting R. Sadly it will probably work.
 
2022-05-26 1:06:35 PM  
1 vote:

snocone: Why are gas prices so high?
Because Americans will pay it.

/ follow my newsletter for more cost savings


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Compared to most highly developed countries, America gets off pretty easy.
 
2022-05-26 1:47:59 PM  
1 vote:

OrangeSnapper: snocone: Why are gas prices so high?
Because Americans will pay it.

/ follow my newsletter for more cost savings

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Compared to most highly developed countries, America gets off pretty easy.


Seems sort of fair since most of it comes from America.
https://www.nasdaq.com/articles/what-countries-are-the-top-producers-of-oil
 
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