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Old 07-12-2012, 12:25 PM   #3616
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I thought so, I see alot of bitching about Obama screwing everything up blaming prices on him. I would think, why blame him he doesn't have much power over it.
Reciprocity, most likely. When Bush was in office, he was vilified for gas prices too.
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Old 07-12-2012, 12:29 PM   #3617
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Reciprocity, most likely. When Bush was in office, he was vilified for gas prices too.
Every controversy needs a skapegoat. It's human nature to start finger pointing, esp in politics
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Old 07-12-2012, 01:27 PM   #3618
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I don't see how The Prez can have any influence at all. Oil's a commodity that's controlled by speculators, the markets, OPEC etc. I know he could use some executive power to release the reserve but isn't that about his limits?
I believe the last president could control oil prices with a remote he kept next to the bed, but other than him, no other president has had that kind of power. Least of all our current one. He's just a victim like the rest of us.
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Old 07-12-2012, 01:40 PM   #3619
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Old 07-12-2012, 02:15 PM   #3620
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I thought so, I see alot of bitching about Obama screwing everything up blaming prices on him. I would think, why blame him he doesn't have much power over it.
Drill baby drill, except err...we have a glut right now so that the US is actually exporting again. It would be simplistic for someone to say its a matter of supply and demand.
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Old 07-12-2012, 02:17 PM   #3621
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Drill baby drill, except err...we have a glut right now so that the US is actually exporting again. It would be simplistic for someone to say its a matter of supply and demand.
Only because we don't have enough refining capacity and since crude is a globally-traded commodity, our energy companies will sell it to whoever wants it most.
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Old 08-07-2012, 09:51 AM   #3622
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Old 08-07-2012, 09:56 AM   #3623
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Old 08-07-2012, 09:57 AM   #3624
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It's gone up about 70 cents a gallon in the past two weeks.
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Old 08-07-2012, 10:00 AM   #3625
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No, it hasn't.
I'm sorry, have you checked the gas prices in Naperville lately? It abso-****ing-lutely has.
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Old 08-07-2012, 10:07 AM   #3627
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I'm sorry, have you checked the gas prices in Naperville lately? It abso-****ing-lutely has.
Yes. Gasoline has increased ~$0.25 in Naperville, IL in the last two weeks.
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Old 08-07-2012, 10:12 AM   #3628
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Yes. Gasoline has increased ~$0.25 in Naperville, IL in the last two weeks.
Listen, idiot, I live here. The stations that were selling gas two weeks ago for $3.45 a gallon are currently selling gas at $4.15 a gallon. Perhaps I'll take a ****ing picture of it when I get home tonight.

I'm not making this shit up.

There are some specific issues affecting this area which have made it worse locally, including a pipeline leak and some sort of problem at a local refinery. I guess these things somehow escaped the scope of your oily knowledge.
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Listen, idiot, I live here. The stations that were selling gas two weeks ago for $3.45 a gallon are currently selling gas at $4.15 a gallon. Perhaps I'll take a ****ing picture of it when I get home tonight.

I'm not making this shit up.

There are some specific issues affecting this area which have made it worse locally, including a pipeline leak and some sort of problem at a local refinery. I guess these things somehow escaped the scope of your oily knowledge.
I believe that your emotions are clouding your ability to think clearly on the subject.
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