Although the media is buzzing about $50 a barrel for oil, wholesale gas prices, according to NYMEX, are rising just a bit, putting the 20-cent margin price this afternoon as $2.07. The cheapest price in town is $1.92, suggesting a 15-cent price hike is coming later this week. But elsewhere, prices are still $2.04 or so. Nevertheless, I think the media buzz leads to a price hike on Thursday to at least $2.06. The price hike didn’t come until the following Monday, to $2.09. Technically WRONG.
- Crazy in Chicago -- fill up again! https://t.co/7qeVfPB32P 08:19:47 PM November 01, 2017 from Twitter Web Client
- Gas price hike: Indiana on Thursday, so Michigan on Monday, right? https://t.co/QJCd7kCHRe 05:06:47 PM October 29, 2017 from Twitter Web Client
- RT @TheGasGame: Not good news ... https://t.co/M4tQOi6xLJ 08:21:45 PM October 24, 2017 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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