Originally Posted by Donger
Let's look at 2008, just for fun:
Crude is $99. Gasoline is $3.11
September 2008 (after the high of $147 in July)
Crude is $96. Gasoline is $3.73
And you're telling me the Govt can't control the differentials in pricing? Yeah okay.
We are set to become the worlds largest oil producer in the next 5 or so years and are always near or at the top in gas consumption. They could certainly influence pricing if they so chose. Too many people getting rich is the problem.