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John Kenneth Galbraith, In His Own Words

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Gas Prices, the Economy and Motorists

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Gas Prices Drive Some to Reconsider Habits

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Oil Industry Enjoys Era of High Profits

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Marketplace Report: Gas Prices and Inflation Fears

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Using the Internet to Search for Cheap Gas

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