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FW: [Armageddon-or-NewAge] Buying Gas

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  • George Baaden
    Message 1 of 1 , Mar 29 10:14 PM
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      > Also, be careful of the Gas Stations!!! They are also cheating us!!!
      >
      > There was a T.V. Investigation into Gas Stations that Cheat on their
      >prices. The T.V. Reporter and the California State Means and Measurements
      >Department, went to 10 Different Gas Stations to see if they were Short
      >Changing their Customers at the Pump!!! 4 or those Gas Stations were
      >cheating the Customers!!!
      >
      > One Gas Station had repeated complaints from the public about it
      >short
      >changing the Gas Pumps!!! BUT, every time the California State Means and
      >Measurements Department drove up in their Mark Truck, and they checked the
      >Gas Pumps, everything was O.K.!!!
      >
      > So they decided to take another type of Truck that was Not
      >Recognizable!!! And sure enough, this Gas Station was caught Cheating!!!
      >The
      >owner had a switch, that would change the price of the Gas Pumps whenever
      >the California State Means and Measurements Department came in!!!
      >
      > THAT'S HOW EASY IT IS FOR THE OWNERS TO CHEAT AT THE PUMPS!!!
      >
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      >
      > >From: Terry <hogoddy@...>
      > >Reply-To: armageddon-or-newage@yahoogroups.com
      > >Subject: [Armageddon-or-NewAge] Buying Gas
      > >Date: Sat, 26 Mar 2005 17:03:30 -0800
      > >
      > >Buying Gas
      > >
      > >Please read this about money spent in BUYING GAS from the Middle East!
      > >
      > >WHERE TO BUY YOUR GAS, THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT TO KNOW. READ ON.
      > >
      > >Why didn't George W. think of this?
      > >
      > >Gas rationing in the 80's worked even though we grumbled about it.
      > >
      > >It might even be good for us!
      > >
      > >The Saudis are boycotting American goods.
      > >
      > >We should return the favor.
      > >
      > >An interesting thought to boycott their GAS.
      > >
      > >Every time you fill up the car, you can avoid putting more money into the
      > >coffers of Saudi Arabia. Just buy from gas companies that don't import
      > >their
      > >oil from the Saudis.
      > >
      > >Nothing is more frustrating than the feeling that every time I fill up
      >the
      > >tank, I am sending my money to people who are trying to kill me, my
      >family,
      > >and my friends.
      > >
      > >I thought it might be interesting for you to know which oil companies are
      > >the best to buy gas from and which major companies import Middle Eastern
      > >oil:
      > >
      > >Shell.................. 205,742,000 barrels
      > >Chevron/Texaco......... 144,332,000 barrels
      > >Exxon /Mobil........... 130,082,000 barrels
      > >Marathon/Speedway.......117,740,000 barrels
      > >Amoco....................62,231,000 barrels
      > >
      > >If you do the math at $30/barrel, these imports amount to over $18
      >BILLION!
      > >
      > >Here are some large companies that do not import Middle Eastern oil:
      > >
      > >Citgo.............................0 barrels
      > >Sunoco............................0 barrels
      > >Conoco............................0 barrels
      > >Sinclair..........................0 barrels
      > >BP/Phillips.......................0 barrels
      > >Hess..............................0 barrels
      > >ARC0..............................0 barrels
      > >
      > >All of this information is available from the Department of Energy and
      >each
      > >is required to state where they get their oil and how much they are
      > >importing.
      > >
      > >But to have an impact, we need to reach literally millions of gas buyers.
      > >
      > >It's really simple to do.
      > >
      > >Now, don't wimp out at this point, keep reading and I'll explain how
      >simple
      > >it is to reach millions of people!
      > >
      > >If each of you send it to at least ten more (30 x 10 = 300), and those
      >300
      > >send it to at least ten more (300 x 10 = 3,000), and so on, by the time
      >the
      > >message reaches the sixth generation of people, we will have reached over
      > >THREE MILLION consumers!
      > >
      > >If those three million get excited and pass this on to ten friends each,
      > >then 30 million people will have been contacted!
      > >
      > >If it goes one level further, you guessed it, THREE HUNDRED MILLION
      >PEOPLE!
      > >
      > >Again, all you have to do is send this to 10 people.
      > >
      > >How long would all that take?
      > >
      > >If each of us sends this e-mail out to ten more people within one day,
      >all
      > >300 MILLION people could conceivably be contacted within the next eight
      > >days!
      > >
      >
      >
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