Letters

03/31/2003
Use the public's languageAs long as we in the oil and gas business insist on talking to ourselves the public isn't going to understand us. We are going to keep on getting, to us, their inane statements such as the AAA hinting at gasoline price 'gouging' (OGJ, Feb. 24, p. 19).We have a message to get to the public. We should talk the public's language; should have years ago. What's wrong with telling them that the pricing of gasoline is no different then pricing a grocery item, lettuce for example. That price varies over 200% in a season. When was the last time the press wrote about price gouging of lettuce? Yet, its price varies from 49¢ To $1.69 or more in a ...
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