I personally believe that gas should be more expensive. Thus it would make the big SUV less attractive and the big Mercedes cheaper for us.
Trampas -----Original Message----- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of lee Sent: Thursday, February 02, 2006 10:25 AM To: Mercedes Discussion List Subject: Re: [MBZ] W's concern abt oil On Thursday 02 February 2006 8:08, Kaleb C. Striplin wrote: > If somebody wants to spend the money on that big SUV, spend the money > burning up all that fuel driving it, well that is there business. Its > not the governments right or job to dictate what you can drive. Its > called free market economy. > I have to disagree with you, Kaleb- I think its called not just "their business" but also their 1). Fouling our air 2). Squandering natural resources, and 3). generally demonstrating that they lack the good sense not to crap where they eat. And actually, it does appear to be the governments right and job to dictate what we can drive. Hence all this talk about federal pollution guidelines, safety standards and fuel standards. Lee _______________________________________ http://www.striplin.net For new parts see official list sponsor: http://www.buymbparts.com/ For used parts email [EMAIL PROTECTED] To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://striplin.net/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_striplin.net -- No virus found in this incoming message. Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.1.375 / Virus Database: 267.15.0/248 - Release Date: 2/1/2006