A decade of prices at the pump (16 images)

Remember when gas prices moving over $2 a gallon looked disastrous? Then $3 seemed like the limit? Now with the national average cost of a gallon of gas at $3.99, let's take a look back at some golden days of gas prices.
Updated: May 6, 2011 at 3:21 PM
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Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA) (R) chairs a House Independence and Global Warming Committee hearing, as an aid holds a chart illustrating the cost of a barrel of oil over the last 7 years, on Capitol Hill in Washington on April 1, 2008. The hearing focused on the current state of oil and gas prices, oil company profits, and the need for clean, renewable fuels to ease demand for oil and cut global warming pollution. (UPI Photo/Alexis C. Glenn)
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