Daily Archive: July 26, 2018

The 1979 Gas crisis

July 26, 1979 – Blame It On Gas – Blame It On Capitol Hill – Blame It On The Boat People.

July 26, 1979 – One of those days that, when looked back on, seem downright wistful. On this day it was about soaring prices and an economy turing sour because of it. The soaring prices, at least one of them, in question was the price of gas – upwards to...