With all the changes that humankind has enacted, the future has changed, also. This is the normal way of things. Humankind has freewill to change the future at any time, and trying to predict freewill is quite a challenge. Just ask any psychic.
From now until March 2010, gas prices will fluctuate very little. In the next 6 months, we’ll see an average increase of about 20 cents per gallon. After March 2010, we’ll see the swing be a little bit higher and a little bit lower, but through out most of the remaining 9 months of 2010, it will swing with an average in the $2.50/gal range.