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Its back!! Gosh Darnit!!

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by takern, Mar 27, 2012.

  1. Mar 27, 2012 at 5:29 AM
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    takern

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    time for the idiots of facebook to start rallying for the world to stop buying gas again because apparently last time it forced the gas companies to drop the price 30 cents!!

    its back.jpg
     
  2. Mar 27, 2012 at 5:36 AM
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    higherlux

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  3. Mar 27, 2012 at 5:37 AM
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    JaSkynyrd

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    Using the same reasoning as these dumbasses I already protest against gas companies 6 days a week.
     
  4. Mar 27, 2012 at 5:38 AM
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    I have been protesting for 8 days! But I am almost out of gas. I wonder if I can make it to the 14th
     
  5. Mar 27, 2012 at 5:39 AM
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    So everyone will fill up on the 14th..................which will defeat the purpose.
     
  6. Mar 27, 2012 at 5:50 AM
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    Pugga

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    I protest the gas pumps 3 days at a time, every week! Rabble, rabble rabble :D
     
  7. Mar 27, 2012 at 5:51 AM
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    yea pretty much :homer:
     
  8. Mar 27, 2012 at 6:02 AM
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    I just read it again..."$2,292,000,000 (That's almost 3 BILLION!)"

    [​IMG]
     
  9. Mar 27, 2012 at 6:03 AM
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    That's just over 2 Billion... read it again... :rolleyes:
     
  10. Mar 27, 2012 at 6:06 AM
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    i think he was being sarcastic lol
     
  11. Mar 27, 2012 at 7:28 AM
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    I know, but I wonder how many times he read it again :D
     
  12. Mar 27, 2012 at 9:31 AM
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    But it will raise awareness. That's all that matters these days. Being aware of the problem solves it. Duh!!!
     
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    I'm just disappointed there's no 30 minute youtube video and a bracelet to buy.
     
  14. Mar 27, 2012 at 9:51 AM
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    Ok, that's it, dammit. I'm going to stop eating until food prices come down.....
     
  15. Mar 27, 2012 at 9:58 AM
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    I'm actually going to make some custom bracelets that you can buy for a donation of only $20. You get your choice of color. It'll be like saying, "Screw you oil companies. Look at my bracelet."

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  16. Mar 27, 2012 at 6:34 PM
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    I don't see how this could work, truck drivers just can't stop hauling for this, they will be topping off that day and diesel is over $4 a gallon in most places.
     
  17. Mar 27, 2012 at 6:40 PM
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    Cool....................while everyone has sat in line and waited to fill up, I'll just go the next day with no wait or lines. Thanks for the heads up. ;)
     
  18. Mar 27, 2012 at 7:48 PM
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    It doesn't work. A one day fluctuation in use won't matter one bit. Plus they'll just sell what they would have sold that day on the night before. The only way to bring the price down is to use less.

    It's the same situation with the "boycott a particular station" plan. All the other stations see heavier use so they hike up their prices. Plus it's all from the same refineries. The big oil companies see no fluctuation in demand (hence no difference in profits). The only one hurt by it is the local gas station owner.
     
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