Reserved seats for the US presidential inauguration parade have sold out within one minute of being put on sale, APA reports
More than 90% of the 5,000 seats available along the parade route in Washington were sold online.
The tickets cost $25 (£16) each - but some went on to reappear on internet sites at much higher prices.
Two million people are expected to crowd the National Mall as Barack Obama takes the oath of office on 20 January.
Most of the seats for the swearing-in ceremony are set aside for lawmakers, VIPs and diplomats.