Wow, another move up in oil and gasoline futures late last week. Combine that with some sort of Chicago premium this winter, and a certain red-tinged retailer’s aggressive maintenance of their margins lately, and that means another price hike this week, to $1.89. I imagine this will happen on Tuesday, again. (The only time in my memory that gas was this price was the night of 9/11/2001.) Well, I was about 1/4 CORRECT and 3/4 WRONG. Prices didn’t go up until Thursday, and then only to $1.79, and then only at certain stations. By Saturday, prices were $1.72 again in Standale.
- Still no rush to fill the tank ... https://t.co/ZGf83EEmk3 07:32:41 PM October 17, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Lack of drama continues with gas prices ... https://t.co/owaBr4Gdih 07:03:29 PM October 07, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Still looking for a price hike on Monday, but this is a silly September: https://t.co/hRv324DmcM 04:30:57 PM September 22, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
Why We Are Here
Ed A.: ab...@gvsu.edu
Craig P.: cr...@paull.net
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Bill E.: pa...@yahoo.com
The name of the site is based off an essay Ed wrote for the Grand Rapids Press titled "The Gas Game". The current website was established later by Patrick DeHaan after he and Ed predicted gas price hikes on GasBuddy's website GrandRapidsGasPrices.com, as well as Ed’s personal web page.
Note: To be precise, add 9/10 of a cent to all prices described on this web page.
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