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Down on the farm: Scalpers

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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.

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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 any activity dominated by such an obviously disreputable bunch of thugs must be a threat to the public good.

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