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joeboxerTN

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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2011 12:30:02 AM

If you decide to boycott one brand of gasoline which one would that be? My choice would be Citgo because of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Nov 24, 2014 7:37:41 AM

obama gas
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Nov 22, 2014 4:23:24 AM

obama gas
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GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 7:09:50 PM

Citgo, Mobil, & Shell
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 4:50:30 AM

obama gas
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2014 8:16:11 AM

obama gas, crowe gas, radinsky gas, kinght gas, and norman gas.
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2014 5:32:06 AM

obama gas
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thecorner
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Message Posted: Nov 5, 2014 12:16:48 PM

Maverik
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xx333m3xx
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2014 7:40:56 PM

bp/arco
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Nov 2, 2014 10:05:20 AM

obama gas
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 31, 2014 7:28:14 AM

obama gas
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pricevolume
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Message Posted: Oct 30, 2014 12:45:11 PM

Speedway. They are the bad guy in our market.
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 30, 2014 5:38:29 AM

obama gas
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JKazakus
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 9:06:29 AM

speedway
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 7:08:13 AM

obama gas
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trkerjim
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Message Posted: Oct 28, 2014 9:18:28 AM

Citgo
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 5:43:03 AM

obama gas
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Leany24
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Message Posted: Oct 25, 2014 1:52:22 PM

bp, they are too high
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 25, 2014 3:20:06 AM

obama gas
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Tucsonhomes
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 10:58:43 AM

The high price brand
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 10:19:53 AM

obama gas

also boycott eric holder gas
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 9, 2014 9:55:56 AM

obama gas
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 8, 2014 9:10:50 AM

obama gas
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2014 9:16:16 AM

obama gas
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 10:36:23 AM

obama gas
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smiller4597
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2014 3:26:17 AM

ok


[Edited by: smiller4597 at 10/5/2014 3:26:34 AM EST]
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B_550i
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Message Posted: Oct 4, 2014 12:41:19 AM

Shell and Texaco. Frack those frackers!!!
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Oct 3, 2014 6:26:35 AM

obama gas
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pandora257
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 1:54:54 AM

BP
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superman1AZ
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Message Posted: Sep 14, 2014 10:40:33 PM

I would boycott Shell. They are owned partially by Arabs, and they get the highest percentage of their crude from the Middle East.
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jdhelm
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 10:46:23 AM

Congressional Gas
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rich67MI
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 1:14:29 AM

speedway
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TuNnL
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Message Posted: Sep 2, 2014 6:29:08 PM

Tesoro, due to their inferior blend. See the article here:Tesoro gas blend exempt from rules
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GoFlamesGo
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Message Posted: Aug 29, 2014 11:25:39 AM

I boycott the highest priced ones, regardless of branding!
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dlat50
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 12:02:03 PM

bp
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samsonvarroo
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Message Posted: Aug 21, 2014 8:21:20 AM

I simply prefer avoiding all station boycotts. I believe I get a greater perception when comparing. Safe travels.
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gspenco
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2014 9:40:48 PM

A unified front would be the only way to get a message to the gub'ment about lowering prices. A boycott could work if the Truckers joined in. Once they stop for 10 days, gas prices will drop about 15 cents. Boycotting is the only way anything is going to get done nowadays but everyone have to be committed to the cause. No punking out. We start with Shell, then, Chevron, lastly ARCO.
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2008gasman
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2014 9:07:35 AM

if we are going boycott any one, why ? we should only buy gas from our own. only two company has US Gas Valero & Sunoco. and Valero will mix there gas @ terminal. I only buy Sunoco if I don't see Sunoco then I will find Valero.
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poetdog73
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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2014 12:08:08 AM

easy BP & Exxon
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hankpac
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Message Posted: Aug 13, 2014 6:47:54 PM

I don't buy Citgo, BP or any Chevron. All three are ripoffs.
I also don't buy at Arco.
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JKazakus
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Message Posted: Aug 6, 2014 7:20:04 AM

boycotting Speedway here
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gaskeeper20k
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Message Posted: Aug 2, 2014 9:39:54 PM

BP only because they cost to much.
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jenksjr
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Message Posted: Jul 12, 2014 5:13:38 PM

I agree with Mikeyl. Look for the lowest price and patronize the stations that have the lowest price. The others will get the message or sell less gasoline.

If you think "Big Oil" is making too much money then stop using petroleum products. But, that would mean you would virtually have to stop shopping at any store. For all products are either derived from or transported by petroleum products.

So, lets forget all this boycott stuff and move on to something more useful. Like, posting more prices!
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Mikeyl
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Message Posted: Jul 12, 2014 9:53:12 AM

I boycott gas stations all the time... I choose the one with the lowest gas price in the area I am traveling in to fill up.

So, I choose not to fill up at higher-priced stations.

Is that not what we are all on GasBuddy for???

Boycotts do not work. You have to USE less gas to make a difference. Until we are willing to stop driving so much, share rides to work or the store, walk somewhere or ride a bike, make our kids use the bus to get to school, or the public transit ourselves to get to work, nothing will change.
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DVader1138
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 4:12:22 PM

Just curious, other than the fact that they're a british company, why does everyone hate bP so much? Is it because equipment they leased from someone else malfuntioned? Do you choose to hate them more than Exxon/Mobil because more time has passed since the Exxon Valdez spilled all of that oil of the coast of Alaska?
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tiny1oh
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 11:21:58 AM

Speedway, in my area they are the first raise rates, when surrounding cites haven't
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SmokyMark
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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2014 1:13:38 AM

I avoid all the majors if I can. I use FasGas (Parkland Oil), or UFA... We are soon getting CEntex, and I will check them out.

BTW, Mom'sNo1Taxi, Petro-Canada was sold to Suncor (aka Sunoco) a few years back. they only continue it as a separate brand to avoid anti-trust laws.
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bboywu123
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Message Posted: Jun 19, 2014 11:11:14 AM

It would definitely be BP and Exxon/Mobil
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leo3614
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 4:25:15 PM

Mobil and possibly Exxon
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LostOnNet
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 9:43:20 AM

Citgo & Lukoil
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superman1AZ
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Message Posted: Jun 1, 2014 4:39:52 PM

shell, they use a lot of foreign oil.
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