California Gas Prices Reach $5

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  1. drippy

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    Wowsers. So are they going to start giving Segways away on the Price is Right instead of cars?
     
  3. Codimus Prime

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    I think everyone knows what they are paying for gas. We don't need an article to tell us how bad it is. Hype like this has not helped the price of a gallon of gas.
     
  4. Razerwire

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    That is one of the biggest things that I won't miss about living in California.
     
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    try spending $102.00 per liter (3.785 gallons)
     
  6. RabidYak

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    Sounds like luxury to me, its pushing twice that over here now.

    Wrong way round, theres 3.785 litres to 1 gallon.
     
  7. ShortCircuit

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    What the hell man.....I was praying it would get cheaper cause its fuggin winter time just about......

    everyone knows it gets cheaper in the hibernation months wtf....

    can someone say consolidation....geezus.
     
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    Right now our wholesale cost is around $3 per gallon, and we sell it today for $3.08. We aren't making much today.
     
  9. drippy

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    How does reporting the news increase the price of gas?
     
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    So, is better public transport getting more support with this?
     
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    Utter lunacy
     
  12. Gigatron_2005

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    I'll start caring about people bitching about gas prices when they stop driving their soccer mom SUVs, their bro-mobile trucks, and their assorted souped up thing-a-ma-cars.
     
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    In California? Nope. Public transportation in California is practically a waste of time.
     
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    Time to get a hybrid!
     
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    :lol 


    I rather pay shitty gas prices than use the shitacular public transportation...
     
  17. Razerwire

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    Yeah, the BART and VTA system in the Bay Area is pretty much useless. Same with the MUNI, SamTrans, and AC Transit bus systems.

    It's at a point where no matter what they do, they can't pry Bay Area residents away from cars because the system just doesn't work.
     
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    Saving up for one. :D  Here the gas prices are between $2.80 to $2.97.
     
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    I bought my hybrid in 2003. :D 
     
  20. Big_Daddy

    Big_Daddy The. Balls. Will. Touch.<br><b><font color=blue>Bi

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    Geez, you guys have been complaining about gas prices for years now.... In Sweden we pay roughly $3 per liter, and that's low compared to two years ago when we paid almost $4 per liter!
     

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