Pope’s NYC Visit Leads To Ticket Scalping

In advance of Pope Francis’ visit to New York City next week, many scalpers have reserved free tickets for the event and are now attempting to sell them online for hundreds of dollars, a practice publicly condemned by city officials. What do you think?

“I’m not paying an exorbitant markup just to see God’s infallible earthly representative.”

Reggie Dolan • Free Sample Coordinator


“I don’t see the problem. Salvation has always gone to the highest bidders.”

Lula Karras • Placard Printer

“I hear this pope is amazing live.”

Erik Budacki • Lectern Sander