Life is Grand!!!

Wednesday, August 31, 2005

Good Grief!

My mom just called and told me that the gas near where she lives (about 10 min away from me) is at $3.09 a gallon!!! That's crazy! I thought that the $2.54 that I paid last week was waaaaay to much. I hope the prices will level off soon!

Ahhh, life is so grand!

Blogger Guru said...

It might level off as the summer season ends, but the rise in price right now is because of the damage in Louisiana and Mississippi. I think the US's only oil refinery is down there, so supply and demand is kicking our butt right now.

August 31, 2005 12:18 PM

Blogger Trinity13 said...

Right, that's what my mom said. But that price is still crazy!!!

August 31, 2005 12:19 PM

Blogger fsgsf said...

Yeah! The gas prices are absolutely nuts!! Time to drill on our own shores!!!!!


NJ from NJ

August 31, 2005 12:51 PM

Blogger Oh great One said...

I think it's only gonna get worse!

August 31, 2005 12:54 PM

Blogger Shelley said...

Life is grand for sure. Here in Nova Scotia, Canada our price per litre is at the equivalent of $5.00 per gallon...prices are reported to go up again today ($1.30 - $1.50 per litre = almost $6 per gallon...)Yowzers!! At least we're not experiencing the floods that the southern US is experiencing...watched it on CNN last night...just dreadful. Cheers!

August 31, 2005 2:04 PM

Blogger Princess21 said...

It was going to go up past $3 anyways, but now since the catastrophe it went up sooner. We should see a decrease in the next week or so! I got gas today for $2.56. Still way to high!!!

August 31, 2005 2:49 PM

Blogger Jean-Luc Picard said...

Though the cost is far more here in England, you are having a surge right now.

August 31, 2005 3:09 PM

Blogger Better Safe Than Sorry said...

ours went up 20 cents a litre, i have no idea how to convert that into gallons, but it's the highest its ever been

August 31, 2005 7:50 PM

Blogger mrsg said...

I paid 2.77 today, and i was shocked. I feel like I should take a pic of the signs for posterity or something.

August 31, 2005 7:55 PM

Blogger Amanda Sue said...

the days of cheap gas and 99 cents a gallon (remember that?? it wasn't that long ago!) are over.

i guess we all need to get psyched up to shell out for gas, or buy electric cars!

August 31, 2005 9:44 PM

Blogger Trinity13 said...

Oh yes, I can remember $0.99 a gallon! Those were the good ol' days where you could fill up your car for about $10.

August 31, 2005 9:48 PM

Blogger deputyswife said...

That is the exact price where we are at. It just makes me sick.

September 01, 2005 10:02 AM


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