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stevedeshazer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-02-11 10:20 PM
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7. +1
Independent drivers like you are hit especially hard.

Everything from couriers like you to newspaper delivery folks to the big rig drivers will have to pass along money to Wall Street speculators in the oil markets.

Transfer of wealth? Double-plus yeah.
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  -Today the price to fill my work truck with diesel hit $4 a gallon. stevedeshazer  Mar-02-11 10:00 PM   #0 
  - Another odd unrec -- there's a furtive "pro-inflation" squad at DU now?  villager   Mar-02-11 10:06 PM   #1 
  - They'll unrec anything. They get paid to do it.  stevedeshazer   Mar-03-11 12:29 AM   #10 
  - I was amazed when I filled up my tank the other day. It went up 45cents since my last fill up.  Exultant Democracy   Mar-02-11 10:11 PM   #2 
  - Yeah, my personal car is an older Civic  stevedeshazer   Mar-02-11 10:14 PM   #5 
  - Man, my Daily Driver gets 14MPG.  Sonoman   Mar-02-11 10:11 PM   #3 
  - I'm lucky enough to ride a motorcycle. 40+ mpg.  Paradoxical   Mar-02-11 10:12 PM   #4 
  - I paid $3.89 today for REGULAR.  Initech   Mar-02-11 10:16 PM   #6 
  - +1  stevedeshazer   Mar-02-11 10:20 PM   #7 
     - One day we're gonna turn the tables on Wall St.  Initech   Mar-02-11 11:04 PM   #8 
        - Dick Morris  stevedeshazer   Mar-02-11 11:06 PM   #9 
  - This is not inflation  PBS Poll-435   Mar-03-11 12:31 AM   #11 
  - +100  Hannah Bell   Mar-03-11 12:32 AM   #12 
  - If it's not inflation, then why are prices rising?  stevedeshazer   Mar-03-11 12:38 AM   #13 
     - Because it is not the result of market forces  PBS Poll-435   Mar-03-11 12:41 AM   #14 
        - If you read this like me, I agree  stevedeshazer   Mar-03-11 12:48 AM   #15 
           - Have You Heard About $1400.00/gal gasoline?  PBS Poll-435   Mar-03-11 12:50 AM   #16 
  - in 1976 President Jimmy Carter  onethatcares   Mar-03-11 04:19 AM   #17 
  - +1  stevedeshazer   Mar-03-11 08:59 AM   #18 
  - Right before America's eyes ...  GeorgeGist   Mar-03-11 05:50 PM   #19 
 

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