Ill See Your Price and Raise You a Quarter
Networks fret over high gas costs, yet still depict prices higher than they are.
By Rachel Waters and R. Warren
Business & Media Institute
May 25, 2006
Pictures of gas station prices on NBC averaged 36 cents higher than the national average between March 21 and May 24. For the typical American driver with a 20 mpg vehicle, the 36 cents extra would equal more than $200 a year.