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NOTSOGRN

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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 2:00:45 AM

Gas prices in the United States will continue to rise as OPEC’s second-largest oil producer fends off total collapse at the hands of extremists, experts say.

The price of oil rose to $107 yesterday as the crisis in Iraq reached a fever pitch. Oil prices rose more than 4 percent this week alone, and experts are worried the continued violence could have an ongoing effect on prices at the pump.

“The violence and turmoil in Iraq is already affecting oil prices and have boosted the price to a 10-month high,” said Mary McGuire, director of public and legislative affairs at AAA Southern New England. “It’s likely that we’ll see an increase this week or the week after at the pump as the result of our new oil prices.”

Fear in oil-producing countries can have a drastic effect on the bottom dollar.
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ep3guy
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Message Posted: Sep 9, 2014 5:59:15 AM

Ok
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Jun 19, 2014 5:57:02 AM

yea, talk it up...
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jmg144
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 8:56:24 AM

AAA experts read the news
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remay
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 4:28:28 PM

Do you HAVE to be an expert to claim that???
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WmHalliday
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 2:33:07 PM

http://www.marshallnewsmessenger.com/news/father-s-day-what-a-dad-can-teach-you/article_1770a359-feb6-563a-98a1-6cffe70daa1d.html
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DanMtz
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 1:57:40 PM

So much for previous predictions.
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Raider44
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 12:11:50 PM

are these the same 'experts' who, a few months ago, were predicting a gas price decline this summer?
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BBopp
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 11:58:40 AM

I don't need to be an expert to know that gas prices will rise.
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dandvicb
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 9:12:47 AM

SPECULATORS & WALL STREET GREED!!
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jrs4125
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 9:07:41 AM

Don't need an expert to confirm that.
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GasaHawg
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 1:13:28 AM

Just think what gas prices would be had Doofus Bush & Creep Cheney not invaded Iraq to get the WMD stock pile that never existed. Gas was just over $1 a gallon prior to that invasion.

[Edited by: GasaHawg at 6/15/2014 1:15:21 AM EST]
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GasaHawg
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 12:55:09 AM

Have experts ever predicted a huge price decrease, nope they only like increases.
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bvrbill
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 12:18:16 AM

Not unexpected.
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BirdMn
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 12:06:41 AM

Seems like the "rift premium" is an over-used excuse!!!
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 12:05:54 AM

Nice work, US!
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radiorumor
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 12:03:42 AM

Goes without saying. Jumped .10 cents here in one day
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 12:03:02 AM

Thanks for the tips.
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 12:02:51 AM

ok
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 12:02:14 AM

Of course they will.
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2014 12:00:21 AM

OH...JUST GREAT!
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:59:36 PM

LOL @ What do amateurs think!
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:57:43 PM

What do the amateurs think?
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:56:47 PM

No big surprise here
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:55:56 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:55:39 PM

already have
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:52:39 PM

you do not have to be a expert for that
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:50:40 PM

I had no idea...hahaha
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:50:31 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:50:01 PM

WOW, what a NEWS FLASH!!!
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clermont40miles
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:49:00 PM

Prices were not $107/bbl when Iraqi oil production was zero.
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:47:33 PM

Ok
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:45:14 PM

It took an expert to predict this?
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:44:41 PM

Not taking a risk on this one.
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Conquest3
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:43:47 PM

I predict gas prices will rise and I'm not even an expert!
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beachmanglen
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:43:35 PM

Just a function of supply and demand.
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darkknight1
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:42:08 PM

And how long did it take them to figure that out?
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:40:44 PM

Personally I think this is panic and the oil supply will not be significantly impacted. The oil is mostly in the southeast and the insurgents are in the west. That is Sunni country and the oil is in Shiite country who will not allow these insurgents in. The good Sunni's fought these crazys once but got nothing from Baghdad for their troubles, so they are not willing to fight again.
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:39:49 PM


Reliability – assured supply – is an important factor in the price of any commodity. Iraq is in chaos and cannot be counted on for anything now, so it is no wonder oil is going up.
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safewaterman
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:38:27 PM

Duh! Just look at the gas stations. Some "expert"!
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INBwana
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:35:41 PM


We need to stop exporting all North American Natural Resources!!!!!!!
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:35:38 PM

okay
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:35:23 PM


GOSH GEE WHIZ!

WHO WOULD'A THUNKIT?
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MPSAN2
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:35:08 PM

Once again: SPECULATORS SUCK!
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monarch57
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:33:09 PM

Thank greedy oil companies I had to cancel my trip to Calgary again this summer because of you greedy idiots. I hope your happy.blah blah blah,
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:32:48 PM

Excuses
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:31:52 PM

Not surprised
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humblepie
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:31:15 PM

gas prices are out of control because our energy department, state department and epa all move in the wrong direction, i just cant wait for all this to be over within a few years
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:30:20 PM

Booooooo
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:30:07 PM

Ya Think?
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nimpy
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:29:36 PM

y reason to raise the price
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