With $4 a gallon gasoline on top of us here in West Michigan, the next round of complaints about the price of gas are going loud and strong.  While none of us like the prospect of paying more at the pump, it's always good to have a sense of perspective on how the cost of gasoline compares to other things we pay for, sometimes very willingly.

While it would be cheaper if cars ran on bleach ($2.56 a gallon), be glad your ride doesn't need hand sanitizer to go ($25.60 a gallon).

The chart to share and forward is here at flowingdata.com.