Gas prices were up by 6 to 12 cents this afternoon depending on which gas station I checked. According to newjerseygasprices.com, there are already a bunch of gas stations in this state flirting with the $3/gallon mark.
Also from GasBuddy:
Drivers using plastic to delay the pain
So instead of paying $2.61/gallon, people have to pay $3/gallon after interest charges. This can only end badly.