Fuel price per gallon vs.... - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Humor Jokes, Darwin Awards, Funny Vids and Pics - Keep 'em within the Powerstroke.org conduct

Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 05-25-2011, 08:52 PM
Shade tree mechanic


 

Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Lake Tapps, Wa.
Posts: 8,284
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Fuel price per gallon vs....

All these examples do NOT imply that gasoline is cheap;
It just illustrates how outrageous some prices are....

Compared with Gasoline......

Think a gallon of fuel is expensive?


This makes one think, and also puts things in perspective.

Diet Snapple 16 oz $1.29 ... $10.32 per gallon

Lipton Ice Tea 16 oz $1.19 ..........$9.52 per gallon

Gatorade 20 oz $159 ..... $10.17 per gallon

Ocean Spray 16 oz $1.25 ......... $10.00 per gallon

Brake Fluid 12 oz $3.15 ...... $33.60 per gallon

Vick's Nyquil 6 oz $8.35 ... $178.13 per gallon

Pepto Bismol 4 oz $3.85 ... $123.20 per gallon.

Whiteout 7 oz $1.39 ....... $25.42 per gallon.

Scope 1.5 oz $0.99 .... $84.48 per gallon.

And this is the REAL KICKER...

Evian water 9 oz $1.49.... $21.19 per gallon! $21.19 for WATER and the buyers don't even know the source!
(Evian spelled backwards is Naive.)

Ever wonder why printers are so cheap?
So they have you hooked for the ink!
Someone calculated the cost of the ink at............... (you won't believe it....but it is true........) $5,200 a gal. (five thousand two hundred dollars)

So, the next time you're at the pump, be glad your car doesn't run on water, Scope, Whiteout, Pepto Bismol, Nyquil or God forbid, Printer Ink!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 05-25-2011, 08:54 PM
back to business



 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Not AK right now
Posts: 3,561
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Figure out price per gallon of nail polish, or perfume..........
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 05-25-2011, 08:55 PM
Banned
 

Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Would rather be in WY
Posts: 3,782
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
But I don't drink 30 gallons of Pepto Bismol a week. lol
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 05-25-2011, 08:58 PM
back to business



 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Not AK right now
Posts: 3,561
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Obviously there is a large price diff between differnt brands or quality or whatever........... but,

Figure $10 for .5oz container (based on what my girl said a decent bottle of nail polish costs)-------------------- $2,560 a gallon.

Expensive perfume could get CRAZY

Last edited by 07OUTLAW; 05-25-2011 at 09:03 PM.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 05-25-2011, 09:01 PM
Banned
 

Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Would rather be in WY
Posts: 3,782
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by 07OUTLAW View Post
Obviously there is a large price diff between differnt brands or quality or whatever........... but,

Figure $10 for .5oz container (based on what my girl said a decent bottle of nail polish costs)-------------------- $320 a gallon.

Expensive perfume could get CRAZY
I get $2,560. My math must be messed up.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6  
Old 05-25-2011, 09:05 PM
back to business



 

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Not AK right now
Posts: 3,561
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by Austin G View Post
I get $2,560. My math must be messed up.
We were both wrong, haha. I fixed my post.


I forgot, 16oz in a pound, not a gallon,
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #7  
Old 05-25-2011, 09:38 PM
Shade tree mechanic


 

Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Lake Tapps, Wa.
Posts: 8,284
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Good call Duane... that stupid abercrombie perfume my wife buys thats like $100 for a tiny *** bottle would be rediculous to buy by the gallon
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 10:18 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors