If I was a believer in conspiracy theories — and maybe I am — oil and gasoline prices spiking just in time for the holiday travel season would make me wonder.
Oil is higher than it’s been in more than two years and the national average for gasoline has jumped over $3 a gallon.
Makes me wonder.
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Photo: Vehicles stop for fuel at the Raceway on Western Ave. on Tuesday, December 21, 2010. (Knoxville News Sentinel/ Saul Young).