Earmark Puts $17,000 Pans On Army Craft

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A Black Hawk helicopter hovers above Camp Clark during a live fire exercise near the mountain area of Madozai district, Khost province, eastern Afghanistan on July 11, 2011 . (TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images) | Getty File

WASHINGTON — In the 1980s, the military had its infamous $800 toilet seat. Today, it has a $17,000 drip pan.

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