Date: Mon, 24 Jul 2006 05:41:50 -0400 From: Fred W <Malt_Houndnospamm-me-not*yahoo.com> Subject: Re: gasoline grade - how important?
DervMan wrote: > "leon" <laldynospamhlink.net> wrote in message > news:5uWwg.3914$bP5.1519nospamread1.news.pas.earthlink.net... > >>The uproar over my statement - "crazy prices" is quite hilarious, Please >>understand : here in US average price per gallon used to be around $1 for >>a >>regular. > > > [snip rationale] > > Quite. However, it is your choice to live nearly two hours from where you > work. The day of the long distance commuter may well be over... > He said he lived 45 minutes from work, which is only a little worse than average. The average commute in the US is probably 25-30 minutes. But with telecommuting on the rise that number is surely falling fast. The confusing thing is that I don't sense any decrease in the number of cars on the road when I do venture out these days... -- -Fred W