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This happens to me everytime I dine out, like five minutes later I want to explode but I hate public bathrooms so I suffer all the way home.
Oh nice. You know, one of these days you're not going to make it. Remind me never to give you a ride in my car.
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VICIOUS EQUINE TRASHER!!!

BTW, gasoline here is $1.66 per gallon today. Thanks to Democrats!! Yay!!

I wish there were some safe way of storing a few thousand gallons for future use. It's not going to be this cheap forever ...
WTF did the Dems do to lower gas?
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Oh nice. You know, one of these days you're not going to make it. Remind me never to give you a ride in my car.
at least not without plastic pants...

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The other thing that I found is "Delivery fuel surcharge" tacked on to deliveries of block, sand, roofing, etc. When I asked why they did it, since they expensed it out on their taxes at the end of the year suddenly some of them went away. Some of the surcharges are still there, even though gas/diesel is just half what it was when the surcharge was implemented.
When prices trend up in the face of the economic slowdown, that's stagflation or could the increase be the last grasp at customer dollars before the boat sinks and supply demand comes into play again ?
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Oh nice. You know, one of these days you're not going to make it. Remind me never to give you a ride in my car.
Then don't feed me before you give me a ride
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at least not without plastic pants...
I have tied the bottoms of my pants once
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When prices trend up in the face of the economic slowdown, that's stagflation or could the increase be the last grasp at customer dollars before the boat sinks and supply demand comes into play again ?
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You get to do that?

Every contract I am on has an ethics clause that forbids it. Runs my costs up but I understand the reasoning.

I end up in an extruded discussion with my Dr. bro/sis in laws often about their free meals/conferences/vacations/gifts from the drug companies.
We're privately held, so a lot of that bullshit isn't applicable. Thank god.
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