Originally Posted by lorinzo
Per AP today:
Californians woke up to sticker shock Friday as overnight gasoline prices jumped by up to 20 cents a gallon in some areas, prompting some stations to close and others to charge more than $5 a gallon.
In Southern California, the price jumped 20 cents a gallon to $4.53 in Ventura and 19 cents to nearly $4.54 in the Los Angeles-Long Beach area.
In many areas, prices have jumped 40 cents in a week.
Thats not good, I feel bad for the people this especially hurts. That would include those not fortunate enough to drive a nice performance/luxury vehicle and don't give a crap about cars. I probably justify the cost much easier than someone just trying to get to work.