On Those Feasting and Fattening on the Misfortunes of the Nation

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Abby Zimet

The top three military contractor companies - Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman - have announced obscene first-quarter profits for 2012. Robert Greenwald sensibly insists you can't be both a patriot and war profiteer. More from War Costs.

“There is such a thirst for gain [among military suppliers]…that it is enough to make one curse their own Species, for possessing so little virtue and patriotism.” - George Washington

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