The Oregon CBS affiliate Facebook page became bombarded with comments concerning Oregon’s recent gas station law that became enacted on the first day of 2018. Some of the reactions have been quite ridiculous and humorous, as is expected from social media. But as a native Oregonian I felt the need to provide a positive perspective on Oregon’s idiosyncratic laws regarding gas station attendants.

As far as I knew Oregon was the only state in the union where it was illegal to pump your own gas until now. Apparently New Jersey is similar in this regard. But suffice it to say gas station…