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Old 06-28-2009, 12:08 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by aerohead View Post
What I enjoy, are statistical portrayals of gas prices over the years,adjusted for inflation.What they fail to mention is that the rising fuel prices themselves are responsible for the inflation they're adjusting for.
You're kidding, right? Fuel prices have no bearing on inflation. Raised prices, yes, inflation, no.

Inflation comes from the unchecked production of fresh currency from the Federal Reserve.
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