Twitter Trolls Gas Prices in Hilarious Thread


| LAST UPDATE 03/20/2022

By Kayla Black
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Why cry when you can laugh, right? Well, that's the attitude that some folks on Twitter have. They're venting their frustrations with the sky-high gas prices through hilarious tweets and memes. And we decided to round up some of our favorite picks to brighten our day - and yours too! So let's dive in.

If you're a car driver in America, chances are that you've noticed a jump in prices. In fact, according to USA Today, the prices we're seeing today are the most expensive throughout all of America's history! So, while it's an unfortunate but necessary expense for many, users have at least turned lemons into lemonade and created some hilarious content to reflect on the current situation. From memes to hot takes, people are certainly letting their creative juices flow. Look no further than @subtweetg0d, who shared a photo of someone pleading on their hands and knees surrounded by four tires. "Me since gas $4 now," the user wrote sarcastically. Another user sent out his own comedic plea, writing, "Please lower gas prices I'm not built for Only Fans."

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With the gallon getting pricier and pricier by the day, people like Chris Evans (who goes by the handle @notcapnamerica to avoid any confusion with the Marvel Universe actor) are feeling pretty pressed money-wise and took to Twitter to share his new backup plan. "Me commuting to work after seeing these gas prices," he captioned a video of someone speeding down a dirt path in a horse and carriage. And he wasn't the only one! @melanie_0328 started reevaluating her life skills in order to cope with the costs, joking, "I think it's time for me to learn how to ride a bike!"

So, whether it's horse or bike riding, these funny alternatives sure brought some much-needed laughs to the situation. And at the very least, we can crack a smile while filling up the tank! Be sure to check back soon for more hilarious viral content.

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