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.
- History shows -- gas prices not always boring (and maybe a hike coming up this week): https://t.co/hMkQLmUIFq about 11 hours ago from Twitter Web Client
- Fill up ... https://t.co/S2scAOTVvQ 08:09:40 PM July 25, 2017 from Twitter Web Client
- Best guess is a system-wide reset before the holiday weekend -- back to $2.39. Read this for more: https://t.co/QbBEWHsgbE 03:11:57 PM June 27, 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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