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most if not all stations are franchises. Their operators' margins are razor thin.
HOWEVER, a boycott of BP stations and any BP-branded products is pretty much the only way to suggest to one of the largest oil companies in the world that its destruction of the Gulf of Mexico is not acceptable -- and to also suggest to the world's oil industry that it will not be tolerated in the future.
So, go ahead and boycott, I say. No BP stations in my area -- or in New Orleans (I checked).
I feel sorry for the station owners, but I feel more sorry for the oil-covered sea birds.
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