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salin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Apr-22-06 10:21 AM
Response to Reply #3
6. no, but it forces more competition
and at least a tiny bit of downward pressure on the magnitude of the price spikes.
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  -My Gripe About People Buying Gas........ global1  Apr-22-06 10:05 AM   #0 
  - My other gripe ... people ON THE CELLPHONE standing right next to sign ...  gauguin57   Apr-22-06 10:08 AM   #1 
  - It's proven that it is static from fabric that causes the fires not cell  xultar   Apr-22-06 10:16 AM   #4 
     - On the other hand...  midnight armadillo   Apr-22-06 11:24 AM   #13 
        - True, but with kids in the car beatin each other won't most folks be  xultar   Apr-22-06 11:35 AM   #16 
  - Do you think they buy at the station with the higher price...  Missy M   Apr-22-06 10:09 AM   #2 
  - Lowest price may not mean lowest profit.  HereSince1628   Apr-22-06 10:10 AM   #3 
  - no, but it forces more competition  salin   Apr-22-06 10:21 AM   #6 
     - It's certainly a contributor to consumer choice.  HereSince1628   Apr-22-06 10:38 AM   #10 
        - sounds like a sound decision.  salin   Apr-22-06 10:57 AM   #11 
  - If I've gone to a station and gotten bad gas I will never stop there again  xultar   Apr-22-06 10:19 AM   #5 
  - ummm, you could also drive less and use less gas...  msongs   Apr-22-06 10:21 AM   #7 
  - I find it amazing that you gripe about where people buy gas at?  Poppyseedman   Apr-22-06 10:28 AM   #8 
  - I generally buy gas where it's most pleasant and convenient  fishwax   Apr-22-06 10:34 AM   #9 
  - Station operators are dictated the price to sell gas at...  Imagevision   Apr-22-06 11:16 AM   #12 
  - Lucky For You They Don't All Come To Your Favorite Station  AndyTiedye   Apr-22-06 11:24 AM   #14 
  - Shifting where you buy gas won't affect the prices...  cynatnite   Apr-22-06 11:26 AM   #15 
  - There are some good reasons why to buy gas at a certain station  MadHound   Apr-22-06 12:01 PM   #17 
  - Well where I live (Bethesda, MD) my visiting cousing told me that  cantstandbush   Apr-22-06 12:05 PM   #18 
  - After Reading All The Comments - Well Then I Guess We're......  global1   Apr-22-06 01:16 PM   #19 

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