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Originally posted by The Sword
reply to post by dntwastetime
Maybe if you stopped attacking the poor and started attacking those who MADE them poor, you would get somewhere.
Instead, your post is just more "us vs them" nonsense.
One reason for the high prices is the conflict with Iran over the Strait of Hormuz. Iran has threatened to disrupt oil shipments through the waterway due to the European Union sanctions leveled against the country over its nuclear program, causing the price of crude to skyrocket.
Originally posted by Biigs
Its £6 a gallon in the uk, thats around 9.5$ btw
Yeah, cry about 5 bucks .......
Oh and thats around 62% in tax.
As gasoline prices rise at the pump, so apparently does the brazenness of some thieves trying to steal it. In Tampa, Fla., authorities say criminals used a minivan with a cutout floorboard, a pump and a big plastic container in an elaborate scheme to siphon gas directly from a gas station’s underground storage tank.