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peapaw

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Message Posted: Sep 5, 2011 8:35:36 AM

1. Upcoming holiday
2. Preceding holiday
3. Crude oil went up
4. Crude oil went down
5. Ben Bernanke gave a speech
6. Timothy Geithner threatened to resign
7. We were bored
8. The sun came up
9. To keep Gas Buddy website in business
10. The dog ate the previous gas price list

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ADD TO THE LIST, ANYONE?

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peapaw
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Message Posted: Aug 1, 2014 11:16:06 AM

U.S. exporting coal to Germany.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 31, 2014 3:50:21 PM

So many reasons let me count the ways.
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hockeybabe25
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2014 7:07:23 PM

it might rain
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wbacon
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2014 6:02:48 PM

Those "environmentalgroups" in Opec's payroll (which means all of them)
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slicerette
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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2014 4:23:59 PM

'cause Speedway can't go ten days without jacking up their price
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peapaw
Champion Author Ohio

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Message Posted: Jul 30, 2014 3:32:19 PM

Those greedy "power hungry" states.
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Buddy2264
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Message Posted: Jul 29, 2014 11:52:46 PM

We continue to use and depend on it as the primary fuel of choice.... add that to the list.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 29, 2014 7:38:50 PM

Ho...ho...ho...hum...#7.....
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NickoliMB
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2014 10:46:45 PM

Corporate Greed!!
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mrhatandcoat
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2014 9:19:08 PM

it was a bad day
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2014 3:05:19 PM

#9
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2014 1:38:58 PM

Just because.
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Philo_Gray
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Message Posted: Jul 26, 2014 9:05:10 PM

#1 to #10 - OBAMA!
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 26, 2014 7:51:02 PM

#10
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 25, 2014 3:50:31 PM

Australia getting into the act, their EPA regulating commerce.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 3:52:50 PM

Those wacky environmentalists.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 8:54:05 AM

#9 today.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 3:38:16 PM

#3
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2014 3:36:39 PM

Because they said so.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 20, 2014 10:21:05 AM

70 and 80 mile per hour speed limits and aren't we killing ourselves fast enough????
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 7:35:22 AM

more global turmoil.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2014 3:28:59 PM

#5.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 5:46:17 PM

#10.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 16, 2014 9:37:57 PM

#8
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 10:41:22 PM

Never happen, too much money to be made.
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Mikeyl
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Message Posted: Jul 14, 2014 10:13:07 AM

The main reason is the oil speculators on Wall Street get greedy and need a profit fix.

Get oil and gas off of the commodities market on Wall Street and sell it on the open market.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 14, 2014 10:01:00 AM

Headlines today, "Gas and Oil Prices Going Up as Summer Driving Season Begins", WOW is someone out of touch or what??????
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2014 6:58:18 PM

Somewhere there is a reason.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 12, 2014 3:55:39 PM

Oil going down just in time for the changeover to winter fuel. Get us coming and going!!
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 11, 2014 1:18:02 PM

#7
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 10, 2014 9:13:11 AM

Gas prices going down, joke of the day.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2014 3:19:26 PM

Don't worry we'll find a reason.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 8, 2014 3:47:38 PM

#2.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2014 11:55:21 AM

Idiotic billionaire Tom Steyer for San Francisco (where else) launching a "Global Warming Scare".
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 4:27:35 PM

#7 today.
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sweetiebride
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 5:00:11 PM

1 and 2
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 3:23:23 PM

#2
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 4, 2014 1:38:20 PM

#1 is here stay tuned #2 tomorrow.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 6:41:25 PM

#1 is almost here.
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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2014 1:20:58 PM

#1
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jul 2, 2014 1:14:38 PM

Those wacky Arabs are at it again!!
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2014 12:33:20 PM

Because it's hot.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 7:49:01 PM

#1.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jun 28, 2014 1:49:47 PM

"Get Ready for $5 a Gallon Gas this Summer." So the headline reads, better believe it.
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dvc2
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 8:00:52 PM

Some guy sneezed.
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tyjuan
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 5:00:37 PM

GREED
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jun 27, 2014 4:02:00 PM

All these reasons to choose from.....hmmm let me see.
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jun 25, 2014 9:48:32 PM

And now we're going to export crude oil and prices will rise even more...can't wait.
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Gas_Master_G
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Message Posted: Jun 24, 2014 10:17:12 PM

Greed
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peapaw
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Message Posted: Jun 24, 2014 3:41:56 PM

Thunderstorm.
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