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gatorboy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Apr-07-07 06:02 PM
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Are the high gas prices the result of early daylight savings time?
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Edited on Sat Apr-07-07 06:07 PM by gatorboy
Daylight savings was bumped up three weeks earlier this year supposedly to cut down on energy costs. The theory being, more daylight equals less energy use in the home. But at the same time, gas prices have sky rocketed because with more daylight many more folks stay on the road longer.

So my question is, does it matter? You might save energy and costs in the home but they're still sticking you at the pumps!
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  -Are the high gas prices the result of early daylight savings time? gatorboy  Apr-07-07 06:02 PM   #0 
  - It's supposed to be because the formulation for "summer gas" is  napi21   Apr-07-07 06:07 PM   #1 
  - C'mon, is that true?  gatorboy   Apr-07-07 06:09 PM   #3 
     - I'm really NOT making this up! Check this link.  napi21   Apr-07-07 06:22 PM   #7 
     - The formulation is different  murloc   Apr-07-07 06:25 PM   #8 
     - It seemed as though the article was suggesting that the tanks had  Edweird   Apr-07-07 07:44 PM   #11 
  - I think it has something to do with anna nichol's death.  Tom Joad   Apr-07-07 06:07 PM   #2 
  - A Yak cut a fart in Tibet, or the 1% needs 600% for awhile.  orpupilofnature57   Apr-07-07 06:13 PM   #4 
  - It's because they can, and we can't do a thing about it.  Sabriel   Apr-07-07 08:48 PM   #15 
  - Tensions in Iran  HockeyMom   Apr-07-07 06:14 PM   #5 
  - Imagine if it was Iran causing this shit?  orpupilofnature57   Apr-07-07 06:16 PM   #6 
     - Imagine if there weren't treasonous scumbag profiteering Americans causing this shit.  Edweird   Apr-07-07 07:54 PM   #12 
        - Everyday , I've seen ' A clockwork Orange ' over 100 times and  orpupilofnature57   Apr-07-07 08:39 PM   #14 
  - No  Jcrowley   Apr-07-07 06:26 PM   #9 
  - I agree  FogerRox   Apr-07-07 07:03 PM   #10 
  - Gas went up 10 cents here on friday....middle tennessee  spanone   Apr-07-07 07:55 PM   #13 
  - Completely unrelated  HughMoran   Apr-07-07 08:53 PM   #16 
  - Yeah I caught that little nugget too  Horse with no Name   Apr-07-07 08:55 PM   #17 
 

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