Hurricane Gustav hits Haiti, drives up oil prices

Full story: LA Daily News
Hurricane Gustav barreled into Haiti on Tuesday, toppling trees, dumping rain and sending global fuel prices soaring on fears the storm could become "extremely dangerous" when it reaches the Gulf of Mexico. Full Story
proudtobeanameri can NOT

United States

#1 Aug 26, 2008
any excuse mr. bush any excuse mr. mccain any excuse mr. obama you might as well get on the gravy train too
no name

United States

#2 Aug 26, 2008
Once agaiin we have a storm and the oil prices go up. Give me a break. If you believe that, then I am a millionaire and so are you. Come America, stop being so darn ignorant!
passing me by

Los Angeles, CA

#3 Aug 27, 2008
Just get it over with and raise the prices to 10 bucks a gallon like other countries.

Rosamond, CA

#4 Aug 27, 2008
When are we finally going to get serious about alternative fuels? As soon as we begin getting that out there for us to use for our cars, then the oil companies will collapse. Then we can watch the mid east contries go back to riding camels and we can get rid of all the off shore drilling. We can also watch all of the CEO's of the oil companies move out of their mansions before THEY have to foreclose on them!

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