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LOS Angeles posts $5.00 + gasoline prices today

New York Times -- Today, a Shell station in Los Angeles posted $5.00 on regular gasoline

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Submitted Feb 24, 2012 By: justbs86
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Tehbob
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 2:46:47 PM

great!
TruthMatters
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 10:30:25 AM

Coming to a place near you!
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 10:09:47 AM

Califonia leads the way, what a joke.
Yooperheart
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 9:51:25 AM

Michigan will want to lead the way, why should Cal/Ill And the Big Apple get all the glory?
We've got one of the highest unemployment rates in the country.
May as well be the highest paying consumers of fuel too!
Polican
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 9:03:48 AM

Like many things, unfortunately I figure those prices will work their way north from Cali to Washington. Uggh!! Time to look at riding the bus!
RegularGasUser
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 8:33:48 AM

Cali gets special state regulated "designer gas" and is always $$$$.
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 7:16:59 AM

Blame it on Nancy Peloci.
BBopp
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 5:08:29 AM

This link doesn't work. California is the first state, my guess is Hawaii will be next.
GocartMozart
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 4:03:03 AM


For the many folks who like to mock and denigrate California (or Los Angeles), here's a friendly reminder:

California leads the way. What hurts California now, will hurt the rest of the country thereafter.

We're all in the same boat.
Amplion
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 3:07:22 AM

SHELL & CHEVRON seem to be having a contest to see who can hit $10 a gallon first !!!!!
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 2:51:12 AM

damn it!
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 2:29:45 AM

More organized mayhem and pillage.............
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 2:28:48 AM

Oh no
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 12:34:12 AM

CTV national news tonight said that here in Ontario Canada we'd hit $1.47 per litre by the end of April :(

[Edited by: kitty1750 at 2/25/2012 12:35:30 AM EST]
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 12:25:07 AM

No surprise
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 12:14:55 AM

Another reason to be glad not to live in CA.
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 12:12:28 AM

ouch!
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 12:11:24 AM

Thats what happens when you have refine oil from overseas. High prices.
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2012 12:04:54 AM

k
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2012 11:45:10 PM

Good 'ole California gasoline prices....
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2012 11:10:44 PM

Filler up.
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2012 11:06:25 PM

congrats!
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2012 11:02:39 PM

did search and no such story found for regular but did find the following clip. ny times certainly didn't have it.

Prices rise above $5 for a gallon of premium gas at a Shell station at Olympic Boulevard and Fairfax Avenue in Los Angeles, California February 21, 2012. Wholesale gasoline traded 13 cents higher in the Los Angeles market on Tuesday due to a Friday fire that idled BP Plc's Cherry Point, Washington, refinery. REUTERS/Jason Redmond (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS)
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2012 10:49:17 PM

A sign of the times and of things to come.
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