Letter to the Editor: Corrupt trading in crude oil is the biggest crime of the century
The crime of the century is the New York Mercantile Exchange crude oil prices at the pumps.
I am 81 years old and lived through all the raises at the pumps. At first, oil companies each had their own prices, at least a few cents apart. They had gas wars. The prices at the pumps were from their expenses plus profit plus any taxes.
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