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Old 03-20-17, 01:12 PM   #8226
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That's an unfortunate name on the sign, given how overpriced things are at petrol stations… "Fastrip" as in "fast rip off"?
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That's an unfortunate name on the sign, given how overpriced things are at petrol stations… "Fastrip" as in "fast rip off"?
How soon we forget the gas prices just a few years ago when crude oil was selling for $100+ a barrel..





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How soon we forget the gas prices just a few years ago when crude oil was selling for $100+ a barrel..

I'm not referring to the costs of fuel… I'm meaning the price of items in the "convenience stores" typically attached to these places. Often with a good 20%-30% mark-up on what a corner store would typically charge.
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I'm not referring to the costs of fuel… I'm meaning the price of items in the "convenience stores" typically attached to these places. Often with a good 20%-30% mark-up on what a corner store would typically charge.
Gotta pay for convenience, hence the term, Convenience Store.
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It's ok, in Bizarro World fire is cold---up is down, left is right, cats and dogs play with each other. You know?...mass hysteria.
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Is it made in Britain?
Is it dark?

No, it's emitting light, so it's clearly not made in Britain.

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Old 03-21-17, 05:28 PM   #8242
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And it's on fire instead of jut smoking. True English engineering results in the expensive smoke leaking out of the wires.
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Old 03-21-17, 08:44 PM   #8243
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I don't know. Is that one of Lance's kids? She's probably juicin'.
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Old 03-21-17, 10:04 PM   #8245
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That belongs in the Helmet thread.
hahahahahahahahahahshaha

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Old 03-21-17, 10:52 PM   #8246
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Maybe not so much:
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Old 03-22-17, 03:45 AM   #8247
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I sense a trend here

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kinda the same? someone giving Santa a present



& you're welcome
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Old 03-22-17, 07:20 AM   #8250
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prime real estate, razor thin margins on the fuel, so, yeah...


and uh.... whoa^
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