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    $18.42 per gallon for gas? Things could be worse!

    Here are some of the world's highest current gasoline prices:

    Belgium: $8.22 per gallon
    Iceland: $8.28 per gallon
    Monaco: $8.31 per gallon
    Netherlands: $8.37 per gallon
    United Kingdom: $8.38 per gallon
    Norway: $8.73 per gallon
    Eritrea: $9.58 per gallon
    Bosnia-Herzegovina: $10.86 per gallon
    Aruba: $12.03 per gallon
    Sierra Leone: $18.42 per gallon

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    Re: $18.42 per gallon for gas? Things could be worse!


    "Here are some of the world's highest current gasoline prices:"

    And the lowest are:

    "Thanks to a decades-old subsidy that has proven devilishly complex to undo, gasoline in Venezuela costs about 7 cents a gallon "

    See:

    http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/30/world/americas/30venezuela.html?ex=1351396800&en=f4702b5db2f9dec7 &ei=5090&partner=rssuserland&emc=rss


    Fill up an empty Hummer gas tank for $1.50 US.

    -Don-

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    Re: $18.42 per gallon for gas? Things could be worse!

    Quote Originally Posted by DonTom

    "Here are some of the world's highest current gasoline prices:"

    And the lowest are:

    "Thanks to a decades-old subsidy that has proven devilishly complex to undo, gasoline in Venezuela costs about 7 cents a gallon "

    See:

    http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/30/world/americas/30venezuela.html?ex=1351396800&en=f4702b5db2f9dec7 &ei=5090&partner=rssuserland&emc=rss


    Fill up an empty Hummer gas tank for $1.50 US.

    -Don-
    Hey, ol' Hugo Chavez can't be all bad, can he?

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    Re: $18.42 per gallon for gas? Things could be worse!

    "Hey, ol' Hugo Chavez can't be all bad, can he?"

    Too bad we cannot trade for Bush!

    -Don-



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    Re: $18.42 per gallon for gas? Things could be worse!

    Quote Originally Posted by DonTom
    "Hey, ol' Hugo Chavez can't be all bad, can he?"

    Too bad we cannot trade for Bush!

    -Don-


    Amen!

    Chavez at least seems to give a little of a shit about the average Venezuelan. Unlike The Chimp, who is both a fool and a tool.

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