Ahh, summer. Time again for whining about gas prices.
I was surprised to see the sentiment expressed in a chaotic official editorial by The Acorn itself. One would hope the newspaper might bother to leaven its work with a few facts and context. Unfortunately, no.
Let’s start with the fiction of high gas prices. Gas prices today, even with taxes, aren’t at their highest level in absolute terms, let alone when adjusted for inflation.
In absolute dollars, U.S. gas prices hit their peak in 2012 at $...