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.
- Late summer snoozefest continues ... back to $2.99 by Thursday? https://t.co/1HVbliojum about 16 hours ago from Twitter Web Client
- Looks like we are heading back to $3.09 ... https://t.co/kQz8w0zy34 09:24:17 PM August 06, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- How did we get to $2.69? Why will we go back to $2.99 soon? https://t.co/W7jbVBHx73 09:31:46 AM July 22, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
Why We Are Here
Ed A.: ab...@gvsu.edu
Craig P.: cr...@paull.net
Tim S.: ts...@gmail.com
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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