New Jersey is now a gas anomaly.
As of Jan. 1, when a law in Oregon went into effect allowing motorists in counties with fewer than 40,000 people to pump their own gas, New Jersey remains the only state to mandate that fuel be pumped by gas station attendants.
At A Glance: Did you know that New Jersey is the only state in the U.S. where drivers are legally prohibited from pumping their own gas? Twitter learned this fact earlier this week and the reaction was harsh and humorous. This article provides a tongue-in-cheek look at an antiquated law and the rest of the world’s reaction to it.