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    Sandy Gas Shortage Continues

    Check out the red vs green:
    http://www.gasbuddy.com/sandy/

    I friggin pounced on 2 stations near my house luckily when I saw red turn green. I suspect by the convergence on the stations that others were doing the same. My wife is due with baby boy #2 in 3 days and I could not risk the ever shrinking tank.



    The biggest surprise... No police presence and complete law and order.



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    Re: Sandy Gas Shortage Continues

    Unbelieveable! Prayers out to you, your wife adn your family, BF1. Long Island is still such a mess! Love and prayers out to all my friends and family still suffering without power, heat and/or gas! Hopefully this next storm won't amount to much of anything and the workers will still be able to keep plugging away to get things restored! :hug: Even though I no longer live on Long Island, it is still home in my heart!


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    Re: Sandy Gas Shortage Continues

    I made chili last night. I have no gas shortage.
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    Re: Sandy Gas Shortage Continues

    i have a friend who has gone down there to help fix the power lines... people came up and started syphoning gass from his truck, and stealing his tools while he was up in the air trying to help them
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    Re: Sandy Gas Shortage Continues

    Quote Originally Posted by Mski View Post
    i have a friend who has gone down there to help fix the power lines... people came up and started syphoning gass from his truck, and stealing his tools while he was up in the air trying to help them
    Damn, I wonder what area. I can imagine... Luckily that's not around me that I know of.

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    Re: Sandy Gas Shortage Continues

    it was somewhere in NJ... he didnt say exactly where, but he did say that it has been happening to other crews not just his

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    Re: Sandy Gas Shortage Continues

    that's brilliant.

    Syphon gas from the power company trucks, so they won't be able to restore power to the gas stations or to their homes. Then there's still no gas and no power.

    Morons.

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    Re: Sandy Gas Shortage Continues

    Quote Originally Posted by OpIv37 View Post
    that's brilliant.

    Syphon gas from the power company trucks, so they won't be able to restore power to the gas stations or to their homes. Then there's still no gas and no power.

    Morons.
    There are idiots showing up to gas stations with buckets (not gas cans) and garbage cans looking to fill them up. Stuff like this not only brings out the worst it some, it brings out the idiots too.

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