Aiding and Abetting

How bottom lines superseded enemy lines in World War II.

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Will Rogers once said, ‘If you can build a business up big enough, it’s respectable.’ We see this all the time, with corporate bailouts and banks deemed ‘too big too fail’. Another basic business concept we see played out over and over is that war is profitable (hello, Dubya!). We don’t tend to think about these cynical ideas in…