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mastermariner

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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 5:03:05 AM

gasoline at an average $3.14 per gallon Friday, down less than two cents from the day after Thanksgiving in 2012, AAA said.

Although the price has fluctuated during the year, the travel club data showed showed striking similarities in the prices it compares in its daily Fuel Gauge report, with barely a penny’s difference in the state’s average price for regular Friday, a week ago, a month ago and on Nov. 29, 2012.

Houston’s average price for regular Friday, also $3.14, was just half a cent higher than a year earlier.

The difference was more pronounced nationwide, with regular averaging $3.28 Friday – the same price as a month ago but down 13 cents over the year.

Gasoline reached its peak price so far this year in March, when it cost $3.55 a gallon in Texas and $3.70 nationwide, accordi
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blupupher
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 11:48:20 PM

how about 2002 prices?
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jrs4125
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 8:42:33 AM

Gas price slow to go down, but fast to go up.
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bston
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 7:11:12 AM

They'll make up for the loss later.
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Samo1961
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 3:18:55 AM

Need 2002 prices.
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investmentdr
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 2:11:37 AM

Shh. Don't tell the whiners.
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ssect8
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 12:16:57 AM

Unfortunately not around here.
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reincloude1964
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 12:16:37 AM

In Florence,Ky it's now 295.9 a gallon.It was 270.9 a gallon two weeks ago.It jumped to 319.9 and is now back to 295.9.
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My08Ram
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 12:16:16 AM

Okay
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MRED3
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 12:14:38 AM

Ok
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GSKHY
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 12:13:15 AM

WELL GOOD
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sljbc475
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 8:18:28 PM

Let the prices fall!
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DoctorV
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 6:52:03 PM

No holiday peak here; been dropping everyday since the Friday before Thanksgiving.
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rte3tdi
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 6:47:28 PM

Around here they went up 20 cents in 2 weeks
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Eval69er
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 6:39:39 PM

Of course gas prices went up right before the holiday...we'll see how much they come back down, if at all.
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captcarl5
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 5:27:15 PM

we needed special here
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loboso
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 5:26:56 PM

I would have to agree its the greedy getting there grubby hands in the cookie jar
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BUSMAN1105
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 5:24:14 PM

SOUNDS GOOD BUT OUR PRICES SHOULD BE LOWER. HOWEVER THE OIL COMPANIES ARE EXPORTING OUR OIL FOR MORE MONEY. SO WE CAN PAY HIGHER GASOLINE PRICES!!!!!!
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Mr_Bill_W
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 3:36:17 PM

That's encouraging but I would rather see them at 1982 or 1992 price levels!
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Zeke33
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 3:18:10 PM

The other day crude shot up. What happened? The price at the pump went up IMMEDIATELY a dime a gallon. Crude THEN dropped back to where it was previously. What happened? NOTHING. The pump price stayed UP. That my friend is GOUGING. Let's see what happens on Monday following the long gas gouging weekend. I am glad that I don't travel at Thanksgiving.
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DoctorV
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 2:29:33 PM

Yeah, well I'd like to see them at 1984 prices but then I realize I sound like my mother, who thinks anything that cost more than it did in 1958 is too expensive.
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335d1
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 1:46:37 PM

Now let's see if diesel goes down.
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majormarket
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 1:39:58 PM

While great that prices in 2013 are at 2012 levels, I'd love to see them at 1995 levels (closer to $2/gallon).
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jakessoccermom
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 1:39:50 PM

I too think that gas prices of $3.14 are still a little bit too high. But what are you going to do? I have to drive to work and to see family. Gasoline sucks.
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mandoid
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 1:36:10 PM

3.10 to 3.20 or so here - still way too high.
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amerk73
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 12:54:39 PM

here $3.13
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twinfanMN
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 11:47:29 AM

Still needs to drop about fifty cents
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Taxrefugee
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 11:36:12 AM

Below $3 at most AZ metro stations now
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PCWHIZ
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 11:24:27 AM

Gas prices are below $3 in the Denver metro area.
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Jeff4U
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 11:18:39 AM

2012 gas prices are not something I would brag about.
Before Obama came along and screwed up everything, gas was under $2 per gallon.
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rosa403
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 11:12:01 AM

$3.07 should be at least $2.50
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Pozole
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 10:59:57 AM

...still too high...
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highdesertman
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 10:48:54 AM

Gas as low as $2.80 here, so no complaints.
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schatzila
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 10:39:52 AM

Don't feel it here.
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Eagle3236
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 10:38:45 AM

Fuel prices should be under $3.00 a gallon!
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sarasotasingle
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 10:24:48 AM

How about 10 days before Turkey day Gas was down $0.38- $0.45
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58salty
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 10:22:34 AM

2012 prices sucked too. To me special would be $2.50 & Great add Obama's end.
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nicven
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 10:22:19 AM

Average price $3.39 in Jacksonville Fl. up from last year.
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00MrSlate00
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 10:08:01 AM

2012 ain't no special. 2001 prices is a special price.
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ObieDog
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 9:45:57 AM

Keep conserving.
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Bobmilan
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 9:39:02 AM

Gas was $1.89 when Obama elected.

Try to remember next Nov. 4.
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merlinCO
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 9:32:40 AM

would like to see 1977 prices...
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DLCarpernet
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 9:24:20 AM

Holding about the same in Phoenix. Not much fluctuation here.
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gypsymom3
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 9:20:50 AM

ok
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radbadtz
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 9:12:59 AM

price still heading up here
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mustardgas
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 9:11:20 AM

Still doesn't mean gas prices are getting any better
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brbaritone
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 9:10:22 AM

That ain't no 'special!' If it dropped a dollar, THAT would be a 'special.'
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MLB2701
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 9:02:40 AM

Gas is down compared to last year but all consumers goods are up
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Dennis783
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 8:54:01 AM

and 2012 was one of the highest years
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csblesson
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 8:50:29 AM

It's going up
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grandpadon28110
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Message Posted: Nov 30, 2013 8:49:25 AM

Price of gas went from $3.10 to $3.30 in Monroe,NC just before Thanksgiving
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