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On the Road Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-21-08 01:46 PM
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2. I Don't Understand Why There Has to be a Ceiling
unless it's the financial limit of users to pay. No one usually talks of a ceiling for other commodities.
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  -Another gasoline question..... OwnedByFerrets  May-21-08 01:40 PM   #0 
  - It will rise to the point that The People rise in armed insurrection.  Bob Dobbs   May-21-08 01:44 PM   #1 
  - Huh?  cabbage08   May-21-08 01:58 PM   #5 
  - Maybe, if a lot of people manage to walk to the riot.  mach2   May-21-08 02:04 PM   #9 
  - I Don't Understand Why There Has to be a Ceiling  ribofunk   May-21-08 01:46 PM   #2 
  - Exactly right.  lumberjack_jeff   May-21-08 01:54 PM   #4 
     - Nobody looks at it like you just did:  Delphinus   May-21-08 01:59 PM   #6 
     - Word.  tama   May-21-08 02:52 PM   #17 
     - I like the way you put it. Another part of the  Arctic Dave   May-21-08 02:13 PM   #10 
     - I agree with the part about  OwnedByFerrets   May-21-08 02:33 PM   #13 
        - is 10k discretionary? I dunno.  lumberjack_jeff   May-21-08 02:46 PM   #16 
  - At some point, the price is going to reach the point that demand will  madinmaryland   May-21-08 01:53 PM   #3 
  - we used to say, 3, 4, 5, now it's up to 10$ before we snap? Gas Co's will stop just short of 10 then  NightWatcher   May-21-08 02:01 PM   #7 
  - even if the average family does everything within it's power to conserve  predfan   May-21-08 02:03 PM   #8 
  - Very very true...nt  OwnedByFerrets   May-21-08 02:33 PM   #14 
  - They ain't so 'hidden' at the grocery store.  trof   May-21-08 03:13 PM   #19 
  - Speaking of conserving,  notsodumbhillbilly   May-21-08 03:16 PM   #20 
     - There is a point at which it becomes  OwnedByFerrets   May-21-08 03:23 PM   #21 
  - I don't understand how having HEAT is referred to as an addiction.  Breeze54   May-21-08 02:15 PM   #11 
  - Who is talking about heat?  tkmorris   May-21-08 02:24 PM   #12 
  - Where do you think heating oil and electric heat comes from?  Breeze54   May-21-08 04:17 PM   #22 
     - I know where heating oil comes from  tkmorris   May-21-08 04:52 PM   #25 
        - WTF? It is NOT cheaper to convert to "other"  Breeze54   May-21-08 05:09 PM   #26 
  - Sorry about that.......  OwnedByFerrets   May-21-08 02:34 PM   #15 
  - Naw, but it seems like a lot of people  Breeze54   May-21-08 04:18 PM   #23 
  - Don't stop there! How about being addicted to FOOD?  robertpaulsen   May-21-08 06:41 PM   #31 
  - Price poing  tama   May-21-08 02:59 PM   #18 
  - I suspect it can reach one hundred dollars a gallon  Winterblues   May-21-08 04:20 PM   #24 
  - $100? Don't say such things, they'll want to put you in a straight jacket here!  KillCapitalism   May-21-08 05:45 PM   #28 
  - If it does, then maybe I can finally talk the managers into letting me telecommute  slackmaster   May-21-08 05:57 PM   #30 
  - It could happen quickly if...  mexicoxpat   May-21-08 05:24 PM   #27 
  - As soon as it costs enough people more to drive to work than they earin on the job  slackmaster   May-21-08 05:56 PM   #29 

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