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California's 2012 average gas price was $4.028 a gallon

Los Angeles Times -- Californians had a bad year at the pump in 2012, averaging a record $4.028 for a gallon of regular gasoline, according to AAA.

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Submitted Dec 31, 2012 By: hmw10284
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Jan 4, 2013 5:57:16 AM

that's what happens when the 6th largest economy in the world keeps voting for more and more spending.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 8:51:08 AM

Dooooooooh
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Liberalism at its best.
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 6:03:14 AM

Glad it's them.
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us4usa
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 12:18:44 AM

That's ok everyone is rich in Cali...
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toadNY
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:33:30 PM

We were not that far away from that.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:33:05 PM

Just one more good reason not to live in the land of fruits and nuts!
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:31:28 PM

Yes--can't you see that things are getting better!
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I love this blog. It's better than comedy TV.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:20:36 PM

Get use to it!
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borsht
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:19:41 PM

Jeeputtputt said it's our fault; Wish he'd help us out and explain why!
Is it revenge because we are active supporters of GasBuddy?
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mstearno
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:19:19 PM

who cares about california?
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:18:01 PM

they can afford it
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listerone
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:15:08 PM

$4 a gallon and they gave Osama Obama 60% of the vote.I guess if it had been $6 a gallon he would have gotten 75% of the vote.
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papakoca
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:14:47 PM

Cali and Hawaii will be the first to see $6 gas this year. The rest of the US will see $6 shortly after.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:14:12 PM

Ouch
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:11:26 PM

Well this new year will see higher Gas prices
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:10:45 PM

ouch
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barbs24
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:10:12 PM

Sorry it is so much higher for you
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Jeeputtputt
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:09:49 PM

bummer, BUT it's our own fault...
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judgemobile
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:08:08 PM

are we going to see $ 6.00 a gallon, or more ?
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:04:57 PM

I bet they pay more this year!
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:03:31 PM

I like taco's
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acknot
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 11:01:54 PM

Everything is higher there....except for tacos.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:59:03 PM

Unfortunately we're thinking of moving to California.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:58:12 PM

sickening
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:57:57 PM

That's cheaper than us.....
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:57:34 PM

Not too surprising ...
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:56:31 PM

Sounds like a good reason to leave California
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:53:17 PM

California for Californians. Who else would want to live there?
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:52:19 PM

Hmmm...
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:51:00 PM

Everything is more expensive in California than most of the country
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:43:34 PM

Same over here
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:41:32 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:40:12 PM

Not surprising.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:35:41 PM

I hope the east coast doesn't get that high.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:33:33 PM

And we here in CT we behind them!
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:32:48 PM

Show you get what you vote for.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:26:24 PM

Guess my area was not bad as that.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:25:32 PM

Happy New Year everyone!
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:25:24 PM

In many ways California is responsible for the high prices in the western states. CA has the refineries and they don't do enough offshore drilling.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:22:44 PM

Expensive...
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jjfisher
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:18:11 PM

We got screwed with gas prices. California got reamed! Damn over pricing and they always get away with it!
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:17:33 PM

Happy New Year
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:14:43 PM

Glad it didn't do that here.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:14:38 PM

All regulation driven
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:14:25 PM

It's what Obozo wants.
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mrbee
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:14:19 PM

Poor California.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:14:12 PM

lots cheaper than Canada and other some countrys
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:11:51 PM

More than double what it should be.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:08:32 PM

A bad year in California is way better than a good year here.
:-(
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