If you stop and logically think about it, the only way gas prices are going to dip is if global demand for oil drops somehow. I mean world-wide demand would have to drop in a major way! Anything else will just make the situation worsen. But, what can we do to cut global demand? Obviously, it has to take a massive and immediate effort by all consumers to save gas. Three simple things you can do are changing the way you drive, purchase a hybrid car, or lastly... run your car on hydrogen technology. Hybrids are a bit lofty in price so I wouldn't advise this option. How you act and what you do in the junk yard will also have a bearing on how safe you are. Apart from wearing protective gear, there are a few things you can do to prevent injury. It's a good idea to read any signs or safety information provided before you enter the yard. These will be fairly prominent and will warn you of any particular dangers such as electrical hazards, moving equipment or other potential issues. Anyway, Paul started going over details about the ride, and honestly, at that point, I really wasn't entertaining the idea. The only thing that really stood out, that I remember him asking, was if it was the first ride for anyone planning on going. And since I wasn't planning on going, I didn't raise my hand or say anything. I know. I figured it out. He meant the driver. Anyway, then Paul finished, and the few people left in the room started talking about who was riding with who and something called sweepi