You would think it would be the opposite - give the drivers - most of whom are low income Panamanians at these times - a break. Pope gives the Catholic country an excuse to stick it to the great majority Catholic drivers.
Texas is currently 48 cents a liter for gas.
Well, that figures. Low travel times it decreases. High travel times it increases. They have to take advantage of the increased travel of the WYD to make more money.