The caption reads:
A motorist holds a fuel pump at a Gulf petrol station in London in this April 18, 2006 file photo. Oil vaulted to a record $100 a barrel on January 2, 2008 as geopolitical turmoil, tight energy stockpiles, and a weak dollar triggered a flood of speculative buying, dealers said.
… But maybe, more like a hold-up.
(image Luke MacGregor/Reuters.)