I've been getting random emails about this nation wide Gas-out thing happening soon(april ) ARE WE doing this or what? I've now been getting emailed by people I know who are backing this. I sort of remember it happening in that late 80's but was over seas anyway. Not to be a prude or a dumb@ss but I'll include this email that I got. It just seems too far fetched to work? > > Subject: FW: Gas Out > > > > > > > > > > > It's a Gas Out > > > > > > As you may have heard, gas prices are skyrocketing beginning this > > week > > (they are thinking around $2.00/gallon for premium in Columbus, > > OH), > > and > > speculation has it the price will not be going down until the end > > of > > summer. > > I will be planning on participating in the gas out mentioned below, > > > > whether > > or not it works, we'll see. > > > > Last year on April 30,1999, a gas out was staged across Canada and > > the U.S. to bring the price of gas down, and it worked. It's time > > to > > do something about it again. > > > > This time, lets make it for three days instead of just one. The oil > > > > cartel decided to slow production to drive up gasoline prices. Lets > > > > see how many Canadian\American people we can get to ban together > > for > > a three day period in April, NOT TO BUY ANY GASOLINE, during those > > three days. LETS HAVE A GAS OUT. > > > > Do not buy any gasoline from APRIL 7, 2000, THROUGH APRIL 9, 2000. > > Buy what you need before the dates listed above, or after, but try > > not to buy any during the GAS OUT. If you want to help, just send > > this > > to everyone you know and ask them to do the same. > > > > We brought the prices down once before, and we can do it again! > > Come on North America lets stand together. > > > > WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!. > > Even if you receive this 100 times keep passing it around, this way > > you know everyone is being informed and no one will forget!!!!!!!!