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Free Gallon of Gas in California, Just Run Out

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Unbelievable. Gasoline is over $3 so motorists in California are taking advantage of a publicly funded patrol service that gives a free gallon of gas to those who run out. For three dollars worth of petrol, people are stranding themselves on the highway, wasting time, inhaling exhaust fumes, for a gallon of gasoline. Forget the part about how this is the most inefficient way to get gasoline because it’s publicly funded (they pay taxes, the taxes pay for a truck, a driver, administrative fees, maintenance on the truck, and then finally the gasoline… certainly that gallon is costing them more than $3), how little do these folks value their time?

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6 Responses to “Free Gallon of Gas in California, Just Run Out”

  1. Flexo says:

    That, my friend, is crazy.

  2. Amanda says:

    Apparently, very little!

  3. CK says:

    I’d label these people mentally challenged but that’s being generous.

  4. mapgirl says:

    Oh dear. And here I was complaining that they were causing rubbernecking and wasting my time. I totally forgot that they were wasting THEIR OWN time. Silly me for being so self-centered.

  5. John says:

    Orange County, CA is $3.30 for octane 89 now, but still not that desperate. Maybe when it hits $4 :-D

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