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  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Florida's Treasure Coast

    Wis. drivers line up for gas at 33 cents

    MINOCQUA, Wis. - Dozens of drivers made a mad rush for cheap gas after a station employee accidentally changed the price to 33 cents a gallon.
    An employee closing Trig's Minocqua Shell for the night mistakenly entered the price of a gallon of gasoline as 32.9 cents instead of $3.299 on Monday night.
    He left about 10 p.m., but drivers could still use their credit cards to buy gas.
    Word of the bargain spread fast in the rural northern Wisconsin community, with 42 people buying 586 gallons of gas in an hour and 45 minutes. One person had pumped 27 gallons and two purchased 18 gallons.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Oops. Someone might be looking for a new job!

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2004
    Dana Point,CA
    Quote Originally Posted by Taximom View Post
    Oops. Someone might be looking for a new job!
    I hope he remembers to fill up on his way out.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Knowing my luck I would of drove right by and not even noticed it!!!!
    Joann thank you for showing me all the beautiful things in this world especially yourself!!!

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