Watch a sickeningly smug CEO justify raising the price for an AIDS pill by 5,500%

Source: Watch a sickeningly smug CEO justify raising the price for an AIDS pill by 5,500%

“We needed to turn a profit on the drug,” Shkreli explains. “This drug was being sold by several different companies, it came as a package. Nobody really knew that they owned it… And we’re the first company to really focus on this product and that’s a great thing because the companies before us were actually just giving it away almost… The price for a treatment to save your life was only $1,000 [per year].”

Douchebag of the week goes to this guy

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