Gas Prices on the Rise – Get Used To It


“If you’re complaining about the price of gas and you’re only getting 8 miles a gallon, you know…you might want to think about a trade-in.”

~ President Obama addressing a man with ten children


CNN reporting on the Lundberg Survey findings warns of a 12 cent increase in the price of gasoline in three weeks. The increase is due to the rise in the price of crude and has yet to be passed on to the consumer, but it will be soon.

I have a good idea, let’s close all the pipelines, refuse to allow new ones with friendly neighbors, and close some more refineries, especially refineries like the one in St. Croix which is vital for the survival of their economy. Read more: CNN

Former Shell Oil president Jon Hofmeister in an interview with NPR last January said we might face $5 a gallon gasoline in 2012. Read here: NPR

As Obama said, gas prices are going up. get used to it.