There seem to be a few folks around here who don't yet understand the term "corporate money" and how it might have been used to illegally influence North Carolina primary elections last month. It all comes down to this little form, which shows that Variety Stores, Inc., owned by Art Pope, contributed $200,000 to the Republican Legislative Majority of North Carolina, Inc. There are pages and pages of these available from the State Board of Elections. One should be enough for any honest person to follow Pope's trail of sleaze. Click on the image to see how easy it is to buy an election.