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post #1 of 21 Old 01-20-2008, 02:22 PM Thread Starter
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Fuel Prices?

I've heard a nasty rumor over here in Iraq that fuel prices back home are up to $3.45/ gal....is that true??? IS THAT TRUE!!!!?!!!!?!????!!!

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You heard right. I filled up yesterday at $3.49 !!!
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Unfortunately that is true. I saw diesel by me at $3.60 too. It's ridiculous.

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so stupid

GOD! thats so dumb. I wish someone would give us a REAL explanation...cuz so far I haven't heard anything...I find it VERY hard to believe that the BI PRODUCT of gasoline justifyably costs more than gasoline...WHAT A RIP OFF!

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I filled mine up yesterday for $3.57. Just bought it yesterday so I quickly was introduced to the $100.00+ fillup!
I've seen in range from $3.49 up to $3.89, average near me is probably around $3.60 (northwest suburbs of Philadelphia). My brother said some place he passes for work is $3.99!!!! (I bet that place doesn't sell much!)
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$3.35 here in central Virginia.
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Diesel is higher than gasoline in general because of otr transport.

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3.49 here in north chicago. and gas is 2.90 for teh cheap stuff. i wish they sold diesel on military bases maybe it would be just a hair cheaper.

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$3.66 a gal, here im Wtvl, Me

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