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candyVA
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Virginia Beach

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Message Posted: Mar 11, 2012 12:48:53 AM

Exxon is the highest....last week it was 3.59, today is 3.77. Not using my Exxon gas card, will go somewhere else.
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pacecar68
Champion Author Oakland

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Message Posted: Apr 8, 2012 12:49:27 PM

gas is gas. buy the cheapest gas from a busy station on your route.
PithyOpiner
Champion Author Stockton

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Message Posted: Apr 4, 2012 12:06:40 PM

Atta girl, rookie. You show that Exxon. I bet their stock takes a serious dip because of the loss of your business. They don't have Candy to take advantage of any longer. Exxon has violated Candy for the last time there in Virginia Beach.
BUSSY
Champion Author Dallas

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Message Posted: Mar 13, 2012 9:09:26 AM

Well duh !!
gougenator
Champion Author Dallas

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Message Posted: Mar 13, 2012 2:25:45 AM

well theres that good ol option

DONT BUY ,,how hard was that??
kishoreCA
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Message Posted: Mar 12, 2012 11:38:47 PM

Few years back in Texas i used to find Exxon always cheaper. But here it never is. For me Arco is now the cheapest.
maxstar
Champion Author Chicago

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Message Posted: Mar 12, 2012 11:27:56 PM

Actually Sneakers55 I thought they earned a bit less.
The Mobile stations actually have very competitive prices around here.
HeavyDuty_cache
Champion Author Omaha

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Message Posted: Mar 12, 2012 11:24:41 PM

All the stations around me are all the same price. One station goes up, they all go up no matter the brand of gas. We either pay the price or walk.
Sneakers55
Champion Author Houston

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Message Posted: Mar 12, 2012 10:59:22 PM

On Mar 12, 2012 5:57:26 PM, GasPriceProtest wrote:

>Boycott Exxon Mobil. $41 Billion Profit in 2011.

And for every dollar of gasoline they sell, they make about eight cents. Stop whining.
maxstar
Champion Author Chicago

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Message Posted: Mar 12, 2012 8:55:54 PM

GasPriceProtest: How much of that income was from refining and selling gasoline and other products in the United States. Or how much money per gallon do they earn from a gallon of gas?
Gas_Buddy
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Mar 12, 2012 7:51:30 PM

Sorry, but I just checked the Virginia Beach Gas Buddy home page (though it may be obsolete by now) and Exxon isn't listed among the highest priced gas stations.

Should we assume that you are also not using a CITGO, Shell, or BP card, three brands that are among the highest priced stations (at this time, based on prices posted by Gas Buddy members)?
Virginia Beach]Virginia Beach[/L]

[Edited by: Gas_Buddy at 3/12/2012 8:53:03 PM EST]
GasPriceProtest
Rookie Author Orange County

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Message Posted: Mar 12, 2012 5:57:26 PM

Follow me at #GasPriceProtest. Boycott Exxon Mobil. $41 Billion Profit in 2011. Consumers have the power to influence the market if they unite. Tell your friends.
1OILMAN
Champion Author Alabama

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Message Posted: Mar 12, 2012 3:36:32 PM

That will show em!!! Go ahead Candy, show em you aint skeered!! Tell em to give you back your bike. It's your bike and you want it back!!
PithyOpiner
Champion Author Stockton

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Message Posted: Mar 12, 2012 2:17:13 PM

I do not blame you at all.
Jescareno22
Veteran Author Toms River

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Message Posted: Mar 11, 2012 1:34:13 PM

yea exxon, sunnoco, and shell seem to be the hightest gas stations,
Bus936
Champion Author Lexington

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Message Posted: Mar 11, 2012 2:21:43 AM

Then I guess you will just have to sit and wait and not drive.
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