Eric Bergeson: Ticket scalping
Major league ticket scalping is a man’s world, a world of foul-mouthed, whiny, cigar-chomping, unsavory men convinced it is their god-given right to rip you off.
Ticket scalping –– the practice of reselling tickets to professional sporting events at a price higher than their face value –– was for a long time banned by law, if for no other reason than that any activity dominated by such an obviously disreputable bunch of thugs must be a threat to the public good.
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