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01/04/2018 03:48 pm ET Updated Jan 04, 2018

Memes Poke Fun At Oregonians Who Don't Want To Pump Their Own Gas

Internet trolls have been feasting on residents' reactions to a new self-serve gas law that took effect this week.

No doubt about it: Oregonians have a lot of pride in their full-service gas stations. And this week we saw them react to a new self-service law that permits them to pump their own gas.

While the law, which went into effect on Monday, only applies to about half of Oregon’s 36 counties, many residents took to Facebook to express their displeasure.

Concerns ranged from not knowing how to pump gas to fears of smelling like gas or being attacked by hoodlums. You can read the hilarious fears here

People on the internet have since chimed in to roast the Beaver State with comments, photos and memes.

Here are some of them:

Oregonians have had a pretty good sense of humor about the trolling of their beloved state and at least one resident is thrilled to be able to fuel up her own vehicle:

For those offended by these jabs, check out this piece from Road & Track, which is more blunt than anything HuffPost has on Oregon’s crisis new law. 

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