For anyone who is sick of being raped, please read and take action. This could make a change.
> >We can all see that gas prices are about to hit to $3.00 a gallon.
> >Want gasoline prices to come down? We need to take some intelligent,
> >united action
> >Phillip Hollsworth, offered this good idea:
> >This makes MUCH MORE SENSE than the "don't buy gas on a certain day"
> >campaign that was going around last April or May!
> >The oil companies just laughed at that because they knew we wouldn't
> >continue to "hurt" ourselves by refusing to buy gas. It was more of
> >an inconvenience to us than it was a problem for them. BUT, whoever
> >this idea, has come up with a plan that can really work.
> >Please read it and join with us!
> >By now you're probably thinking gasoline priced at about $1.50 is
> >super cheap. Me too! It is currently $2.75 for regular unleaded in my town.
> >Now that the oil companies and the OPEC nations have conditioned us
> >to think that the cost of a gallon of gas is CHEAP at $1.50-$1.75, we
> >need to take aggressive action to teach them that BUYERS control the
> >marketplace.... not sellers.
> >With the price of gasoline going up more each day, we consumers need
> >to take action. The only way we are going to see the price of gas
> >come down is if we hit someone in the pocketbook by not purchasing their gas!
> >And we can do that WITHOUT hurting ourselves.
> >How? Since we all rely on our cars, we can't just stop buying gas.
> >But we CAN have an impact on gas prices if we all act together to
> >force a price war.
> >Here's the idea:
> >For the rest of this year, DON"T purchase ANY gasoline from the two
> >companies (which now are one), EXXON and MOBIL. If they are not
> >selling any gas, they will be inclined to reduce their prices. If
> >they reduce their prices, the other companies will have to follow suit.
> >But to have an impact, we need to reach literally millions of Exxon
> >and Mobil gas buyers. It's really simple to do!! Now, don't whimp
> >(sic) out on me at this point... keep reading and I'll explain how
> >simple it is to reach millions of people!!
> >I am sending this note to about thirty people. If each of you send it
> >least ten more (30 x 10 = 300)... and those 300 send it to at least
> >ten more (300 x 10 = 3,000) ... and so on, by the time the message
> >reaches the sixth generation of people, we will have reached over
> >THREE MILLION consumers!
> >If those three million get excited and pass this on to ten friends
> >each, then 30 million people will have been contacted! If it goes one
> >level further, you guessed it..... THREE HUNDRED MILLION PEOPLE!!!
> >Again, all you have to do is send this to 10 people and DON"T
> >purchase ANY gasoline from EXXON and MOBIL. That's all.
> >How long would all that take? If each of us sends this email out to
> >ten more people within one day of receipt, all 300 MILLION people
> >could conceivably be contacted within the next 8 days!!! I'll bet you
> >didn't think you and I had that much potential, did you! Acting
> >together we can make a difference.
> >If this makes sense to you, please pass this message on.