Memorial Day Gas/Cigarette Price Check

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  1. BethSucks

    BethSucks Well-Known Member Staff Member

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    As usual we are fucked in CA, just paid $3.91/gallon at a shit station, most major brand places are above $4. The combination of our socialist government and all their taxes and the refineries conveniently having breakdowns any time the price declines always keeps us the highest in the country.

    Funny thing is we have some of the lowest cigarette prices in the country, the station that charged $3.91 for a gallon of gas had cigarettes on special for $3.74 a pack. For some reason ($$$$$) the Socialist wackos are in bed with big tobacco.
     
  2. MrWarmth

    MrWarmth Impeach THIS Gold

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    I'm making Sloppy Joes for dinner! :hw:
     
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  3. Getthepoisonout

    Getthepoisonout I regret my username

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    Try buying it in Canada.
     
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  4. Margos

    Margos Sprinkles are for winners.

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    I paid $2.45/gal. on Thursday (FL).

    I'm making pulled pork for dinner tomorrow! :lunch:
     
  5. BethSucks

    BethSucks Well-Known Member Staff Member

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  6. The Butler

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    Always buy gas on Monday before a holiday weekend.
     
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  7. RONNIE THE CLAW

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    In NYC I just got gas at Mobil for 2.99 gallon. I don't smoke, but major brands are really expensive at about $10 pack.
     
  8. Murcielago

    Murcielago Smoke me a kipper, I'll be back for breakfast

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    $15 for a pack of butts in NY (Marlboros), then they act shocked by the black market.
     
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    I bought a pack of Marlboro reds from one of those street vendors in 2004. Was over 8 bux. Seems like that hasn't changed much in 10+ years.
     
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    cygnus2112 In The Prep Room

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    3.78 for cigarettes!!! Shit I just paid 10.85 for my Marlboro lights. Gas here is 2.79 a gallon right now.
    Long island sucks for cigarettes
     
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    Wangold Well-Known Member

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    And sit with it in your car for a week?
     
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    Limo Wreck Aboard the great mothership Staff Member

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    2.48 in NC
     
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    Yup.
     
  14. Jayla

    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    JUST paid 3.09 a gallon the NY metro area, but I get the cheap stuff. And why do you smoke??:mad:
     
  15. BethSucks

    BethSucks Well-Known Member Staff Member

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    I don't smoke, I was pointing out the disconnect in CA. We tax/manipulate the holy fuck out of gas that everyone needs to run their families and businesses but have some of the lowest cigarette prices in the country. Seems like an odd contradiction for a very liberal state.
     
  16. Jayla

    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    Ah. Gotcha. :)
     
  17. Shithead

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    Regular in Fla is $2.61....Cigs are i think about $5-6 a pack
     
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    $2.53 in Jersey...and I don't have to pump my own gas...it is illegal here :yay:
     
  19. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Spoon! Gold

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    3.50 in central ca. Cigs are three something. Rally's for dinner.
     
  20. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

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    I try not to mix gas and cigarettes.