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post #1 of 13 Old 03-20-2008, 09:14 PM Thread Starter
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How's our boycott going?

Hey all. Are we still trying to hold to this idea?

you think this might work???

I know I am trying my best. It hasn't done anything yet lol, Diesel is still 4.19 ... but it hasn't gone up in 2 weeks! Smile for what we can...

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"Brand Newish" Truck: 02 Chevy S10 2.2L 5sp. Reg cab 4x2. Badass custom made shifter, foglights, 20% tint, AVS Vent-shades, Stock Intake mods, Electric Fan conversion .
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I am doing great with the boycott. I have not driven my truck in 3 weeks

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I will be doing my part over the summer months making bio.

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i found a Maverick station that has it for 3.91 a gallon. so i switched from flying J to maverick. going with the cheapest now.

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i buy only from Conoco- prices dropped a little last night-2.99 for gas, 3.79 for diesel
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The US and World Diesel market does not feel your boycott. I promise. Even if *EVERY* business (construction and transportation) joined the ordinary consumer, the price would not change. The world market will tell us the price.

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Oh I'm aware. It just makes ME feel better that I'm not helping the problem (other than driving a PSD)

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The US and World Diesel market does not feel your boycott. I promise. Even if *EVERY* business (construction and transportation) joined the ordinary consumer, the price would not change. The world market will tell us the price.
Well how come they say its the old supply and demand? I know let's all (the world) use more diesel...by your calculations prices won't change.
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