This article had to be divided up into many parts because there’s just so much. Why is it that when money’s involved, there’s always corruption? Can’t a group just be honest and trustworthy for once? When said group starts lobbying politicians to create unjustified laws to coerce you to quit smoking, and to turn as many nonsmokers against you as possible, it becomes a real societal problem. We’ll only mention the ACS’s propensity to target smokers with junk science and cover-ups in passing, as this article will focus mainly on financial corruption.