The joy of this little exercise is days like today when I and others can say, “That $2.39 is a rather extreme hike,” which is why a few places didn’t match it. Meanwhile, wholesale prices are lower than they were on Monday. So, if you can wait a day or two to fill up, do so, as prices should drop pretty quickly to below $2.26. Prices did drop below $2.26 in certain places around town, but I wouldn’t describe it as “pretty quickly”, and then we get this surprising price hike to $2.49. So, I’m going to give myself a 1/2 CORRECT, 1/2 WRONG on this prediction.
- 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
- Thursday the 20th, in the morning, fill up with gas. No time for commentary, and my Gas Game buddies have already… https://t.co/DsgWxHbABi 09:28:44 PM September 19, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Ed says: Fill up today! https://t.co/tsx6ayIh7E 08:06:39 AM September 03, 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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