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Aerows Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-24-11 10:53 PM
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21. They want a new normal of $5/gal
and they want Americans spending more money on EVERYTHING. Until we end speculation on energy and commodities necessary to sustain life, things are going to continue to get worse.
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  -Who thinks the manipulation of gas prices is an attempt to handcuff the recovery DainBramaged  Apr-24-11 07:31 PM   #0 
  - I may need to make myself a tinfoil hat, but I do.  Curmudgeoness   Apr-24-11 07:35 PM   #1 
  - the price of gas dropped right as Bush was leaving office because the speculators were  yurbud   Apr-24-11 07:36 PM   #2 
  - Amen.  TimesSqCowboy   Apr-24-11 07:43 PM   #8 
  - Man, that is one cute kitty!!! n/t  Fire1   Apr-24-11 07:38 PM   #3 
  - We will soon be using them for fuel.  Enthusiast   Apr-25-11 04:08 AM   #32 
  - Oil is not rising in price  notesdev   Apr-24-11 07:39 PM   #4 
  - Your blatant attempt to get me to vote by posting a pic of a cute kitten was successful.  stevedeshazer   Apr-24-11 07:39 PM   #5 
  - Isn't Eric Holder supposed to be "looking into this?" n/t  Fire1   Apr-24-11 07:40 PM   #6 
  - He is, can you give him a few days?  tridim   Apr-24-11 10:50 PM   #20 
  - People that rely on a finite resource and are grasping at straws instead of confronting reality?  taterguy   Apr-24-11 07:42 PM   #7 
  - Absolutely, I do! Just like businesses holding billions and not creating jobs  BlueCaliDem   Apr-24-11 07:46 PM   #9 
  - i was driving on the ronald reagan tollway yesterday....  madrchsod   Apr-24-11 07:58 PM   #10 
  - all of the above, actually  villager   Apr-24-11 08:03 PM   #11 
  - No  Turbineguy   Apr-24-11 08:03 PM   #12 
  - There's a recovery?  me b zola   Apr-24-11 08:05 PM   #13 
  - It is more to do with the ASE and GM's inability to develop a large-block V8 in DOHC style.  PBS Poll-435   Apr-24-11 08:06 PM   #14 
  - I want want want that kitteh.  cali   Apr-24-11 08:11 PM   #15 
  - Kitteh rules the DU!  DainBramaged   Apr-25-11 04:40 PM   #34 
  - As I remember the last time gas was at the $4 level  doc03   Apr-24-11 08:20 PM   #16 
  - The Republicans are so all-powerful. Makes you wonder how come the banks backed Obama in 2008.  readmoreoften   Apr-24-11 08:22 PM   #17 
  - How many times does this have to happen before the  doc03   Apr-24-11 08:28 PM   #18 
  - the Commodities Regulators need to go & take out a few speculators...  Historic NY   Apr-24-11 09:43 PM   #19 
  - They want a new normal of $5/gal  Aerows   Apr-24-11 10:53 PM   #21 
  - I don't - reason being they don't give a jolly damn who's in office nt  AlabamaLibrul   Apr-24-11 11:03 PM   #22 
  - Big Oil speculators are simply taking advantage of using middle east as right of passage  Imagevision   Apr-24-11 11:05 PM   #23 
  - GREED. GREED. GREED.  robinlynne   Apr-24-11 11:06 PM   #24 
  - Oil prices started going up the MINUTE republicans re-took the house.  loudsue   Apr-25-11 12:00 AM   #25 
  - No fear of oil windfall profits tax while GOP is busy blessing profits.  azul   Apr-25-11 12:27 AM   #26 
  - This is your Fed policy at work  kenny blankenship   Apr-25-11 12:46 AM   #27 
  - $4.11 for regular unleaded at Arco in L.A.  Iwillnevergiveup   Apr-25-11 01:22 AM   #28 
  - Combination of first & last.....greed and they get to blame  Desertrose   Apr-25-11 01:25 AM   #29 
  - Saudi Arabia, Venezuela, Nigeria, Mexico  Keith Bee   Apr-25-11 01:56 AM   #30 
  - I predicted this.  Enthusiast   Apr-25-11 04:05 AM   #31 
  - combination of reasons  TheWebHead   Apr-25-11 04:30 AM   #33 
  - Oil prices were declining just as the Nobel Peace Prize winner launched our THIRD war  Romulox   Apr-25-11 05:10 PM   #35 
  - That is one serious kitty!  JuniperLea   Apr-25-11 05:14 PM   #36 
  - Maybe gas goes up - because the US dollar is going down in value.  Butch350   Apr-25-11 05:23 PM   #37 
     - kITTEH IS STILL NOT HAPPY, ONLY FIVE VOTES.....  DainBramaged   Apr-26-11 03:25 PM   #38 

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