Re: Peeved at the pump

From: Michael Roberts <michael.andrea.r@ukonline.co.uk>
Date: Thu May 13 2004 - 02:33:21 EDT

Don't make me laugh. Petrol as we properly call it is 80pence a litre, i.e.
$1.40 . that is about $5.60 for a pint-sized US gallon.

Still all cars which do less than 25 mpg should be taken off the road.
Seriously.

In UK it costs 90to fill a Hummer.

Michael
----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Ruest" <pruest@mail-ms.sunrise.ch>
To: "Al Koop" <koopa@gvsu.edu>
Cc: <asa@calvin.edu>
Sent: Thursday, May 13, 2004 5:47 AM
Subject: Re: Peeved at the pump

>
> Al Koop wrote:
> "... Gasoline just hit $2.08 and $2.09 for regular here in West
Michigan..."
>
> Wow! Aren't you lucky! My last tank filling a few days ago, here in
> Switzerland, cost me $4.11 per US gallon of 95 octane unleaded. I don't
> think you could get it below $4 anywhere in Switzerland.
>
> Cheers,
> Peter
>
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> Dr. Peter Ruest, CH-3148 Lanzenhaeusern, Switzerland
> <pruest@dplanet.ch> - Biochemistry - Creation and evolution
> "..the work which God created to evolve it" (Genesis 2:3)
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