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I'm not believing these gas prices.

Posted Thursday, April 28, 2011, at 7:29 PM

I think it was Monday afternoon that I filled my car at Walmart for $3.63 a gallon. Then it went up to $3.69. Yesterday after the storm subsided we drove into town to eat, & I believe it had gone down 1-cent. On the way home the price had been raised to $3.75, which is what it was this afternoon. Who knows what it is now?

What is causing this latest terrible increase?


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The Oil Companies have shown a several Billion dollar increase in their Profits over this time last year, but that isn't enough. They don't pay any taxes and still not enough so they raise the price of gas.

Then the Feds are raising the price of gas also, because they need President Obama to spend more money by telling Congress to raise the spending Ceiling.

None of which will produce jobs or help the economy for the people.

Then we have President Obama who won't put any of the oil we pumped out of the gulf into the supply to lower the price of gas.

Pres. Obama also does not want to drill in America to lower the price of oil. He did just release some permits to drill but that won't help our economy for months if not years. And what was that Brazilian Oil drilling all about? That was Obama's idea of spending more American dollars to employ Brazilians not Americans. Then promising to buy it back with more American dollars.

Pres Obama knows how to spend our money, but doesn't know how to make it or keep it in America.

And listening to the news media, the price is only going up. When it reaches $4.00 a gallon we will begin Inflation and a what they are calling a double recession.

I have to laugh at that remark because we are already in a double recession and not sure but think we are in a Triple recession.

Nothing has been done to improve anything in this recession. Unemployment is still 9% or higher and everything keeps going up in price.

If the recession was over like Pres Obama keeps telling us, prices wouldn't keep going up.

If the economy was getting better, why are only the rich able to breath easy while the middle and lower class keep struggling?

It's all Unique Lies!

-- Posted by Unique-Lies on Thu, Apr 28, 2011, at 8:50 PM

Everyone knows that the President can't raise or lower gas prices. However, our very liberally biased news media gave the Bush administration pure hell over high gas prices. So far, all they've given the Obama administration is a free pass. There are a few people still living under rocks and in caves that might believe our national news media (ABC,CBS,NBC,CNN,MSNBC) are not liberally biased, but I'm not one of them. They sold this country on an inexperienced, narcisstic clown. I didn't buy their b.s. then and I don't buy it now. Kind of makes one wonder if Mr. Obama has caused those "tingly" feelings to run up and down Chris Matthews legs lately?

-- Posted by Tim Lokey on Fri, Apr 29, 2011, at 12:34 AM

The oil companies average a 9 cent per gallon profit. There are 18 cents per gallon of federal tax.

The envirowackos have prevented any new refineries from being built since the mid-70's and prevented drilling in ANWAR and other areas that would lower prices.

-- Posted by quietmike on Fri, Apr 29, 2011, at 3:25 AM

Oil prices are a political tool, the oil corps, want to have freedom to do what when and where they want, they want to do it all with out paying taxes or following regulations. For that to happen it is imperative that they get a republican in office. What is the best way for them to do that? To make sure that the prices go higher and higher on Obama's watch. If they (big oil) let the prices go down it will make Obama look good, and if he is re-elected they will not have the freedoms they want to turn their billion dollars profits into trillion dollar profits. So you can bet your gas budget the price will rise the likes of BP and Exxon can not allow them to go down.

-- Posted by wonderwhy on Fri, Apr 29, 2011, at 11:08 AM

Following that"logic" I wonderwhy gas prices were so high when bush was in office. Did they want a Democrat in office?

-- Posted by quietmike on Fri, Apr 29, 2011, at 12:01 PM

So they could save the day and drop them just before the election like they did....

-- Posted by wonderwhy on Fri, Apr 29, 2011, at 1:05 PM

Pres Obama spent so much money that everything has gone up in value except our money and property. That includes Gas and even a box of kleenex.

P. Obama has refused to not only drill in the gulf until now, but has refused to use oil we have in stock to lower the price.

The Feds tell us that congress must raise the ceiling on spending or it will raise the interest rate and spin us into inflation and a double recession.

President Obama could put a PRICE ceiling on anything in this country to prevent the country from going into what it has already. Oops, too late for that.

Our national news media is pretty much owned and restricted by the Federal Government or the banking industry. I don't believe so much what the reports say but what their guest have to say.

hat doesn't always work either, because the Hosts are pretending to be more knowledgeable than the experts they invite on their show.

I hate when that happens and it is happening quite often with more and more of the host.

Just like the racists comments. Those are racists only because the racists want them to be. I have not heard anything from Trump that was racist. Hannity did say obama's old preacher was racists and implied his new one might also be.

Whoop threw in her racist card, so she could start the racist campaign to help Obama get re-elected.

Obama has the black votes and is now after the schools for the young votes. Candidates better watch Obama closely.

Trump just might give the other candidates the Back Bone they will need to challenge Obama.

In closing I want to say that I still believe we will never come out of this recession until the Anti-Christ is reigning over the new One World Order. Not one thing is dropping in price but going up. The Gov tells us the recession is over and unemployment is getting lower, but everything keeps getting higher and higher with not end in site. When it looks like it will level out Satan brings on more disasters like never before.

Obama tells the people who are hurting from the storms that he will be there to help them, just like Nashville did in the food. They loaned people money to rebuild then called in the loan in 30 days. How did that help anyone?

-- Posted by Unique-Lies on Fri, Apr 29, 2011, at 3:14 PM

It is plain to see that our 'governing powers' that be, are not economists. They wouldn't know how to save money, jobs, businesses, etc, if it slapped them between the eyes and instructions written on their sleeves. I thought the almighty O was going to turn things around and make this the America that it used to be - thriving with jobs, fewer on welfare. He must have lost his list. And he really isn't looking at America and its people if he thinks things are getting better. I thought he was supposed to order the use of oil reserves a couple of months ago. Did that happen? I really don't know: Does anyone know if that came about??

-- Posted by ILoveRoses on Fri, Apr 29, 2011, at 6:32 PM

Oil prices are a political tool, the oil corps, want to have freedom to do what when and where they want, they want to do it all with out paying taxes or following regulations. For that to happen it is imperative that they get a republican in office. What is the best way for them to do that? To make sure that the prices go higher and higher on Obama's watch. If they (big oil) let the prices go down it will make Obama look good, and if he is re-elected they will not have the freedoms they want to turn their billion dollars profits into trillion dollar profits. So you can bet your gas budget the price will rise the likes of BP and Exxon can not allow them to go down.

-- Posted by wonderwhy on Fri, Apr 29, 2011, at 11:08 AM

Just a bit of a flaw in your logic, the same thing happened while Bush was in office and he caught hell. So what are the oil companies, Rep. or Dem ? They can't be both, or do they play both sides of the fence? Who owns big oil? BP-British Petroleum, Shell Oil, again another British company, Exxon American stock holders (and I dare say YOU own some of it, if you have a 401K), Citco- Hugo Chavez and the Venezuelan government.

-- Posted by docudrama on Fri, Apr 29, 2011, at 10:13 PM

I thought it was .38 cent per gallon goes for Taxes on gas. .186 is for the Feds and 20 for State tax. Seems like the state wanted to raise the tax to do a "tax and spend" cycle.

If EVERYONE would do the speed limit, or below the limit it would reduce gas consumption. If you tried setting at home more or car pooling you could reduce consumption. The way I see it... Supply and demand. The demand has to be down now because less people are going to work. The unemployment figures are NOT correct. The ones that no longer draw checks are NOT counted. This does not include people who are "under employed".

This leaves me to summarize... "GREED".

-- Posted by Union on Sat, Apr 30, 2011, at 7:41 AM

Holy Crap! You are all catching on now!

King Obama gets up and tells the country that the economy is recovering and Spending and Income are both UP, but the unemployment is down.

Anyone can plainly see that the flooding in the mid-west and with all the Tornadoes that hit recently - that the food prices will go up even more now and not only that, but delay planting new crops until the farm land drys out somewhat.

I predicted this to be the worse recession in history and WILL NOT recover.

Now here is what King Obama really meant by "Spending and Income is Up": People has to spend more because King Obama has not put a ceiling on Pricing. We have to pay more for gas, food, utilities, even new cars have a jacked-up price on them for those who can afford a new car. Anytime you buy something today you are "Spending More".

Oh yeah, the "Income is up also". Let me ask you, did you even have any income last month? Income is a "Profit or Gain". People don't get a profit or gain on their paycheck. They only get what they worked for. Nothing more, nothing less, so no "Income".

Income is what Businesses, Big Corporations and the Oil Industries get. Oil Industries earned over 4 Billion Dollars "Income" in the first quarter over last years income AND they don't pay any taxes on that Income...YOU DO.

So we have to agree with King Obama. The "Spending is UP" because of higher prices and the "Income is UP" for Big Corporations and Oil Industries.

Same old story. I understand the Oil Companies, the Feds and World Bank aren't happy yet with the price of Gas. It will continue to go up until congress raises the spending ceiling for King Obama, which will raise the prices of everything up even more.

It's not just Gas anymore you have to worry about. Soy, Corn and Rice is going up because of flooding and Tornadoes along with the price of Chicken. Those prices will cause Beef, Pork and fish to rise also just as Tomatoes and fruit will.

"When will it all end" asked a reporter. His reply was, "a couple months to years". Anyone with a brain wouldn't even think it could end in months. It will take months to start planting again, so the correct answer is YEARS!

Then we have unemployment going down? I don't think so. What is happening is the people have gone off the optimum weeks and can't stay on unemployment PLUS many people get paid under the table so their work or lack of work isn't registered PLUS most businesses won't hire full time employees because they are afraid they will have to lay them off and pay their unemployment benefits. They hire part time instead.

Did anyone take advantage of the vegetable sales at Kroger and Food Lion when I told you about it?

Did anyone invest in Gold, Silver, Oil and Utilities when I recommended it last year, before all this got so bad? There could be some rich people out there if they did. They all went up just like I said they would. It's not over yet. The Rich want MORE.

Yes, it is all "GREED". Donald Trump has the right idea... go get it back! Under normal circumstances I would never.... but what normal circumstances are we talking about here? There is nothing normal today,because of King Obama's Puppet Masters.

-- Posted by Unique-Lies on Sat, Apr 30, 2011, at 11:39 AM

docudrama,

BP, Shell, Exxon and Citco are change in a bucket compared to Saudi Arabia.

King Obama and his Puppet Masters have tried to follow in the foot steps of Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton and George Bush, but too much disaster for that to work. King Obama is going to have to play his Racist Card to be re-elected.

King Obama is trying to raise Billions for his Campaign, but couldn't raise any to keep the government running. He is relying on the black votes, union votes and young adults in colleges.

Now there is a slight possibility that the One World Order will wipe the slate clean and put the economy back like it was, long enough for Obama to be re-elected King again, but I think that too is impossible now. There is just too much happening for the economy to get back to normal. However I still say Obama will be re-elected against all polls that say people don't trust him nor want him as their King.

-- Posted by Unique-Lies on Sat, Apr 30, 2011, at 1:47 PM

My opinion is that King Obama is a Muslim and his greatest desire is to destroy this country and at the rate things are going, I think he is doing a great job. What better way than to destroy all jobs and allow the price of gas to go sky high. I just received a notice today that my light bill was going up as of April lst. Every time I go to the grocery, I find that prices have increased. I really don't know how working people and those without jobs are going to survive.

-- Posted by Poksalad on Sat, Apr 30, 2011, at 8:58 PM

docudrama,

BP, Shell, Exxon and Citco are change in a bucket compared to Saudi Arabia.

Posted by Unique-Lies on Sat, Apr 30, 2011, at 1:47 PM

We buy most of our oil from Mexico then Canada, then comes the Evil Saudi's. Saudi Arabia is third behind our neighbors when it come to the oil we import into the US.

-- Posted by docudrama on Sat, Apr 30, 2011, at 9:42 PM

Tell me docudrama, where did all the oil we pumped out west and south west go? Who used the oil we have been pumping since I was just a kid back in the 50s and 60s? You don't hear about that oil. What about all the oil pumped in the Gulf. Where did that oil go. It wasn't used here or the price of gas would have been lower.

There was more oil leaking into the gulf than we got to use to keep our prices down.

What is our King doing for the subjects?

-- Posted by Unique-Lies on Sun, May 1, 2011, at 10:20 AM

Poksalad,

A lot of those people without jobs today are the same people who hated paying their taxpayer dollars for the unemployed who were on welfare and food stamps.

The poor people will survive. It is the middle class who won't know how to roll up their sleeves and do without the finer things in life. They won't know how to get down on the ground and cook in a hub cap or Scrounge their next meal.

Poksalad, there is no one person, even the President of the United States, who can do the damage King Obama has done in 2 1/2 years.

Any one man would have been impeached by now.

This is being done by several people who are higher up than the President of the United States.

We do have to watch King Obama and his Muslim background. He will bring Sharia Law to our country by the way of the United Nations and the hate speech law, Freedomless of Speech, better know as the "Blasphemy Law".

This law is unconstitutional and is against God's two commandments as well.

This Sharia Law targets Women and Christians. Women would have no rights. If they commit adultery they are killed. If they have sex without being married they are killed. If a woman is RAPED, she is put to death because she had sex.

We MUST make congress outlaw Sharia Law in the North American Union, and make United Nation Laws Null and Void unless they are in harmony with the United States Constitution like our Supreme Law of the Land demands.

Treaties Do Not Supersede the Constitution

"This court (supreme Court) has regularly and uniformly recognized the supremacy of the Constitution over a treaty."

Reid v. Covert, October, 1956, 354 U.S. 1, at pg. 17.

This case involved the question, "Does the NATO Status of Forces Agreement (a treaty) supersede the U.S. Constitution?"

-- Posted by Unique-Lies on Sun, May 1, 2011, at 10:49 AM


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