Date: Sun, 14 Mar 1999 10:51:08 -0800 From: RED <davharnopsamnet.net> Subject: Re: gas is 71cents a gallon here
Ryan Kindseth wrote: > > Thank the US government and the military for the cheap gas. If you > realized that other parts of the world pay a lot more for gas we would all > use public transpo a lot more. > > That is why we have troops in the Saudi desert all the time. By all > accounts Prince Saud Air Base is the worst place in the world. 50 miles > from the nearest town (if you can call it that). No Trees, only bottled > water, no hills. No alcohol. Thank your lucky stars those poor bastards > are out there in the heat to give you cheap gas. > > > > > > > $1.53/gal here in Santa Barbara, CA for 92 Premium that I put in my > > > SPG. > > > > > > On 10 Mar 1999 20:42:29 GMT, chasisaac1nopsamcomNOSPAM (Chasisaac1) > > > wrote: > > > > > > >I live in knoxville, TN and gas ranges between 76 cents (these guys I think are > > > >having gas war) to 85 cents a gallon. > > > > > > > >I think I will pay the extra nickel to avoid the traffice and headaches > > > > Don't think you can compare California gas with other parts of country > > because it is reformulated gas made specifically for CA to meet CARB > > standards. It is always way more expensive. > > > > So. Does this mean that cheap gas is a right-wing conspiracy? Or is it a left-wing conspiracy of the Trilateral Commission and the one-worlders. Hell, I thought it was squabbles within OPEC that gave us cheap gas.