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Gas prices approach seasonal highs

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Gasoline prices are approaching historical highs for February as oil prices continue to spike amid turmoil in the Middle East.

The average price of gasoline is up nearly 25 cents from the beginning of the year, according to the Automobile Association of America's (AAA) Daily Fuel Gauge Report.

On Monday, the average price of regular gasoline in the US rose to $3.565, marking an increase of 1.5 percent from the week-ago average price of $3.511 and a whopping 12.5-percent rise from the year-ago average price of $3.168.


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Submitted Feb 21, 2012 By: SkyWarnTX
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glorioussnookie
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 1:57:58 PM

Definitely take a few minutes and check out the links SkyWarnTX has in their comments!

The news videos are real eye openers!
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Cothrom
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 10:58:02 AM

Here is the hardest thing for some (including myself at times) to get over. Not only gas prices in the past 10-15 years have changed, but the price of vehicles have gone up, communications have expanded dramatically, the way we look at thing has changed so much in a short period of time. Us old timers (any over 40 years old) grew up in a somewhat different world. We best get over change and live.
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livable1
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 10:16:32 AM

TIME FOR A SENIOR DISCOUNT ! ! !

[Edited by: livable1 at 2/21/2012 11:17:01 AM EST]
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justme888CA
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 9:43:03 AM

I know I cannot afford for the gas prices to be higher! I have a hard enough time surviving with all the other prices going up too!
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 7:44:46 AM

conserve, conserve, conserve
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SkyWarnTX
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 7:44:03 AM

--- >> BurntOrange, SkywarnTX

YES, BUT DID YOU WATCH THE VIDEO ???

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CLICK HERE to WATCH the VIDEO explaining the ENRON LOOP HOLE

?? Think SPECULATORS are causing the RISE in OIL Prices ??

The "ENRON LOOP HOLE" allows WALL STREET SPECULATORS to legally trade in the OIL FUTURES MARKET...

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[Edited by: SkyWarnTX at 2/21/2012 8:45:10 AM EST]
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TruthMatters
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 7:32:58 AM

The question of whether gas will reach $4.00 a gallon is a foregone conclusion, in my view. The question is how much past $4.00 a gallon will it ends up?
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BurntOrange
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 7:27:22 AM

SkywarnTX repeatedly posted:

" Think SPECULATORS are causing the RISE in OIL Prices?

The "ENRON LOOP HOLE" exempts most over-the-counter energy trades and trading on electronic energy commodity markets from government regulation.

CLICK HERE to WATCH the VIDEO the ENRON LOOP HOLE
"

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I think your keyboard might be stuck.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 7:26:52 AM

ok
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SkyWarnTX
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 7:19:31 AM

---

The "ENRON LOOP HOLE" allows WALL STREET SPECULATORS to legally trade in the OIL FUTURES MARKET...

CLICK HERE to WATCH the VIDEO explaining the ENRON LOOP HOLE

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gs7101
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 6:53:54 AM

Yeah, I'm feeling the pain each time I pump gas!
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 6:39:03 AM

It seems a little early for the beginning of summer price increase.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 6:26:37 AM

Yes, and there is absolutely no reason for this. The average consumer can barely afford anything as the gas prices affect every single thing.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 6:19:09 AM

Just stay home.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 5:31:01 AM

Going higher as we get closer to Summer.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 5:28:42 AM

Once again, a statement of the obvious.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 5:23:26 AM

No speculation.
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SkyWarnTX
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 5:05:32 AM

---

The "ENRON LOOP HOLE" allows WALL STREET SPECULATORS to legally trade in the OIL FUTURES MARKET...

CLICK HERE to WATCH the VIDEO the ENRON LOOP HOLE

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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 4:37:29 AM

I holding to GasBuddy's prediction!
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 4:05:21 AM

approaching???
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 3:05:58 AM

Approaching? I think we are there.
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SkyWarnTX
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:49:24 AM

---

The "ENRON LOOP HOLE" allows SPECULATORS to trade in the OIL FUTURES MARKET...

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SkyWarnTX
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:32:37 AM

---

CLICK HERE to WATCH the VIDEO the ENRON LOOP HOLE

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[Edited by: SkyWarnTX at 2/21/2012 1:33:07 AM EST]
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:28:42 AM

change you can believe in......
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:24:38 AM

Third time prices have been this high, and the first two were under a different President.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:21:49 AM

Interesting
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:21:17 AM

You are kidding, right?
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:19:43 AM

Going to suck this spring.
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They will blame George Bush and give Obama a pass.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:19:04 AM

Seasonal price changes will be swamped by dire international news.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:18:05 AM

Speculators have captured this market so far but April futures are quite a bit higher by 15 cents a gallon.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:17:17 AM

Let's face it folks, we're pretty screwed.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:16:56 AM

Copy, paste, obligatory article finished....
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:16:27 AM

seasonal highs ??-in the winter ??..yeah, right..
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:13:49 AM

Hope and Change in action?
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:13:13 AM

We've been desensitized to high prices ... Brave for impact ...
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:12:51 AM

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? Think SPECULATORS are causing the RISE in OIL Prices?

The "ENRON LOOP HOLE" exempts most over-the-counter energy trades and trading on electronic energy commodity markets from government regulation.

CLICK HERE to WATCH the VIDEO the ENRON LOOP HOLE

---

[Edited by: SkyWarnTX at 2/21/2012 1:17:44 AM EST]
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fieldt
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:11:54 AM

Gas prices have doubled during this "season." Can't wait for Spring in America.
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You're late. They've already arrived.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:09:16 AM

Thanks for posting this article!
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Turmoil?
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Tell me something I don't know.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:07:46 AM

WOW
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:06:37 AM

I really don't need a New YRok Post article to tell me what my eyes and wallet have been saying.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:06:17 AM

Speculators are at their worst now.
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:05:22 AM

hummm...that's sad, and will hurt the economy and the financial market soon.
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Wow
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Seasonal?
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2012 12:00:29 AM

--- >> Buckeyee Speculators raising pac money for Deomcrats, & Obama.

Watch the VIDEO... "ENRON LOOP HOLE"

The "ENRON LOOP HOLE" exempts most over-the-counter energy trades and trading on electronic energy commodity markets from government regulation.

OIL FUTURE COMMODITY SPECULATORS are OPERATING under the ENRON LOOP HOLE created by Senator Phil Gramm (R-TX) for ENRON and Kenneth Lay that makes what they are doing LEGAL in the U.S.

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SkyWarnTX
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2012 11:57:39 PM

-->> quasar502 Speculators are lovin it. When is D. C. Gonna put some limits in place?

When the REPUBLICAN HOUSE will let them...

OIL FUTURE COMMODITY SPECULATORS are still OPERATING under the ENRON LOOP HOLE created by Senator Phil Gramm (R-TX) for ENRON and Kenneth Lay back in the 1990's.

The "ENRON LOOP HOLE" exempts most over-the-counter energy trades and trading on electronic energy commodity markets from government regulation.

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[Edited by: SkyWarnTX at 2/21/2012 12:58:27 AM EST]
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