Something To Be Thankful For, Gas Prices! By Monica Turner - 11.28.2008 When gas prices were rising I heard a lot of people talk about it. No one seems to be bringing up the fact that these days gas prices have plummeted. Never thought I would see premium gas in California priced at $2.09 per gallon. Hope everyone had great turkey dinners yesterday! Explore. Create. Live. Follow Stark Insider on Twitter and Facebook. Join our 9,000 subscribers who read SI on tablets and smartphones on Google Newsstand. Prefer video? Subscribe to Stark Insider on YouTube, the largest arts & travel channel in San Francisco.