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> NO GAS...On May 15th 2007 
2nd-May-2007 03:43 pm
huh
> NO GAS...On May 15th 2007
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> Don't pump gas on may 15th
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> In April 1997, there was a "gas out" conducted nationwide in protest of gas prices. Gasoline prices dropped 30 cents a gallon overnight.
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>On May 15th 2007, all internet users are to not go to a gas station in protest of high gas prices. Gas is now over $3.00 a gallon in a lot of places.
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>There are 73,000,000+ American members currently on the internet network, and the average car takes about 30 to 50 dollars to fill up.
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>If all users did not go to the pump on the 15th, it would take
>$2,292,000,000.00 (that's almost 3 BILLION) out of the oil companys pockets for just one day, so please do not go to the gas station on May 15th and lets try to put a dent in the Middle Eastern oil industry for at least one day.
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>If you agree (which I cant see why you wouldnt) resend this to all on your contact list. With it saying, ''Don't pump gas on May 15th"
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> If you need gas, get it the day before or the day after!
Comments 
1st-Oct-2008 08:37 pm (UTC)
Cute idea, but logic makes it useless.

Over the course of three days, before, day of, and after, the same amount of gas is still bought. One single day isn't enough to topple oil companies. They get their money from you anyways.
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