A viral piece of copypasta gets a few things wrong about gas prices.
An old photo displaying a "test price" to mark the opening of a new 7-Eleven store does not reflect the actual gas price.
An image shows gas prices on Jan. 6, 2021.
The "prophecy" has not been fulfilled.
In mid-June 2022 a viral image circulated, suggesting that AriZona Iced Tea’s price increased to $1.29, from 99 cents: Worst thing I've seen today. pic.twitter.com/aHW39U0mFu — Adam Neuman (@AdamJNeuman) June 16, 2022 Officially t
"The impact of President Biden being beholden to the Green New Deal radicals in his party has electricity costs through the roof in Texas."
This 99-cent can is still 99 cents (in the United States).
https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/never-forget-january-6th/ Social media posts with pictures of gas pri
As they campaign to win the election in November, Republicans are blaming Democrats for record-high gas prices, and Democrats are shifting the blame to oil companies. Florida Republican Marco Rubio […] The post There are no easy answers on reduci
As gas prices hit a record high of $5 in the U.S. in mid-2022, some social media users shared misleading posts in reference to the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot.
A Big Boy restaurant sign said Donald Trump "was right" when he "predicted if Biden was elected, you'd see $5, $6 and $7 gas."
Experts don’t see ways for elected officials to quickly cut gas prices, but there might be moves to reduce prices over time.
"President Biden confirm(ed) everyone will receive their $1k gas checks this week!!"
Is the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) predicting that egg prices will be $12 per dozen by fall 2022? No, that's not true: Although prices are expected to rise in 2022, the expected cost of a dozen eggs is nowhere near $12. The clai
California has the highest average price at $6.40 a gallon.
Quick Take A supply and demand imbalance, exacerbated by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, led to a surge in gasoline prices. But an online statement attributed to a supposed “BP Oil Executive” blames gasoline prices on U.S. dependence on foreign oil
“USDA is predicting egg prices will be $12 a dozen by fall 2022.”
No. 1: Don’t draw broad conclusions on the fuel economy based on one or a few pictures of gas station signs.
The per gallon average reached $4.96, with California drivers paying the most.
Biden gave Americans “the cheapest gas prices on Earth.”
Did a BP executive named "Brice Cromwell" write a commentary being shared on social media that blames the high cost of oil and gasoline on the United States not producing enough of "our very own American made product"? No, that's not true
One way to give undue weight to a political opinion is to pretend that it originated with a credible or authoritative source.
With U.S. gasoline prices rapidly rising, we're collecting photos of signs depicting fuel prices at gas stations across the country. Send us one.
The OPEC oil cartel and allied countries including major exporter Russia are weighing how much oil to produce as U.S. gasoline prices hit another record high.
A New Mexico facility where researchers work to restore forests devastated by fires faced an almost cruelly ironic threat: The largest wildfire burning in the U.S. was fast approaching.
Are high U.S. gas prices in 2022 related to closed pipelines? No, that's not true: The high gas prices in 2022 are mostly attributed to the price of crude oil, along with global economics and world affairs. There is no evidence that close
On May 18 2022, a screenshot of a headline, “Republicans block bill to stop price gouging at the pump as gas hits new record high,” dated the day before, was popular on Imgur: We found a link to the article on Reddit’s r/democrats on
The dollars-and-cents counter on the gas pump seems to be spinning faster these days with U.S. prices hitting another record high.
A paid ad on Facebook showed a picture of "The Price Is Right" host Drew Carey and asked the question, "Will the show stay on air?"
How much did a dozen eggs cost back in 1922? When was sugar at its cheapest?
“While the initial increase in oil prices resulted in a near instantaneous increase in gas prices for consumers, the subsequent decrease in crude oil prices has failed to meaningfully provide relief for Georgia's families at the pump.”
Biden blamed spiraling inflation on the jump in oil prices because of the Russian invasion on Ukraine. We explain the math.
The Environmental Protection Agency will issue an emergency waiver to allow widespread sale of a 15% ethanol blend.
"The price of insulin has been jacked up by Big Drug Corporations.”
John D. Rockefeller coined the term “fossil fuel” to trick people into thinking that his product was scarce and drive up the price when fossil fuels are actually “the second most abundant liquid on the planet.”
https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/harris-gas-prices-quote/ On April 2, 2022, a fake quote was shared
We looked for the origins of a strange and very viral quote about gas prices that purportedly came from U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris.
“The House voted to cap insulin prices to $35/month, just $420 each year! Richard Hudson voted NO.”
President Joe Biden is preparing to order the release of up to 1 million barrels of oil per day from the nation's strategic petroleum reserve.
“Gas prices have been going up since the president’s first day in office, starting with his move to shut down the Keystone XL pipeline.”