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HiFructosePronSyrup Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-20-06 06:45 PM
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14. It's like a reverse pyramid scheme.
Yeah, it makes sense, that's the problem with it.
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  -A realistic plan to get the gas prices rolled back... Imagevision  Apr-20-06 06:28 PM   #0 
  - THREE HUNDRED MILLION useless spam emails  meisje   Apr-20-06 06:32 PM   #1 
  - use common logic, simply don't purchase Exxon or Mobil is that  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 06:34 PM   #5 
     - Exxon and Mobil sell to everybody else...  MercutioATC   Apr-20-06 08:55 PM   #28 
  - Snopes  Nomad559   Apr-20-06 06:32 PM   #2 
  - I have tried to explain this in many  Berserker   Apr-20-06 09:04 PM   #31 
  - PS. Don't be surprised if this thread disappears...  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 06:32 PM   #3 
  - I endorse this because I already do this. I get to go to Citgo.  higher class   Apr-20-06 06:33 PM   #4 
  - Citgo, now there's a fine brand, anyone but Exxon & Mobil  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 06:36 PM   #6 
  - Chevron and BP/Amoco, also .. nt.  higher class   Apr-20-06 06:38 PM   #8 
  - On the market  AngryAmish   Apr-20-06 06:43 PM   #12 
  - Thanks For Posting The #1 Hottest Absurdity On Snopes Right Now!  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-20-06 06:37 PM   #7 
  - Absurdity? - if they received a million less purchases in one day, are you  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 06:40 PM   #9 
     - See post 10.  tritsofme   Apr-20-06 06:42 PM   #11 
     - The demand for gasoline stays the same? but not for Mobil & Exxon  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 06:47 PM   #16 
        - If nobody bought gas from Exxon, overall gasoline would be more scarce  tritsofme   Apr-21-06 01:35 PM   #36 
     - Yes. Absurdity. Please Eductate Yourself Further On The Topic.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-20-06 06:43 PM   #13 
     - OPERATIONMINDCRIME> went to snopes- bottomline, it'll work, suggest you  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 06:53 PM   #18 
        - LMAO Whatever Floats Your Boat  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-20-06 06:54 PM   #20 
     - It's like a reverse pyramid scheme.  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-20-06 06:45 PM   #14 
        - Gawd!! what, does yopur vehicle run better on Mobil-Exxon??  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 06:56 PM   #21 
  - Guess who Exxon would sell their excess gas to?  tritsofme   Apr-20-06 06:41 PM   #10 
  - The demand stays the same? - even when you sell less then the competition?  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 07:00 PM   #23 
  - Impossible. Even if we were successfully able to boycott Exxon/Mobil...  EOO   Apr-20-06 06:46 PM   #15 
  - NO boycott, simply choose another supplier, what's the big issue??  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 06:49 PM   #17 
  - They have other customers besides motorists.  EOO   Apr-20-06 06:54 PM   #19 
     - They have other customers besides motorists? pessimism isn't my schtick  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 07:01 PM   #24 
        - What do I have to say besides THIS WILL NOT WORK?  EOO   Apr-21-06 12:12 AM   #35 
  - Do you own stock in Exxon-Mobil??  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 07:04 PM   #25 
     - That's a ridiculous (and insulting) question.  MercutioATC   Apr-20-06 08:58 PM   #29 
     - Hell no.  EOO   Apr-21-06 12:11 AM   #34 
  - Citgo Only Here  stepnw1f   Apr-20-06 06:57 PM   #22 
  - Doesn't inconvenience to try... try some damn thing instead of pessimism  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 07:23 PM   #26 
  - How Gas is Sold Wholesale  jmowreader   Apr-20-06 07:41 PM   #27 
  - jmowreader, if millions of people switched to say, Citgo would this in  Imagevision   Apr-20-06 09:03 PM   #30 
     - Somewhat  jmowreader   Apr-21-06 03:28 PM   #37 
  - As so many have already stated... the markets doesn't work like that....  MazeRat7   Apr-20-06 09:12 PM   #32 
  - Why doesn't someone just post the executive members  Kansas Wyatt   Apr-20-06 09:14 PM   #33 

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