Originally Posted by AsgerHO
What does scalping mean, sorry :=)
Means buying tickets from private citizens. Frequently these people are hanging around outside the venue offering you to sell you the tickets they've already bought, often for much more money than they originally cost. Slight risk of phony tickets or getting cheated in some way I guess, and in some places "scalping" is illegal I think, but it's often the only way to get tickets for a sporting event at the last minute.