What is scalping

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Old Mar 16, 2004, 3:47pm   #1
 
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What is scalping

Hey,

I hear a lot of the members talking about scalping and was wondering if anyone could offer an explanation of what it is.

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Old Mar 16, 2004, 3:49pm   #2
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It is the self removal of body hair due the extreme stress of big positions.
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Old Mar 16, 2004, 4:38pm   #3
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It is the self removal of body hair due the extreme stress of big positions.
ROFLMAO, nice!

Scalping, generally, is the buying or selling of a large amount of stock, looking for a few points before closing the position. I t can be a very fraught way of life!
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Old Mar 16, 2004, 5:00pm   #4
 
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Its getting hold of a British or Spanish white man and removing the top of his head.

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Old Mar 16, 2004, 5:08pm   #5
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I saw it on a tv ad. There was this chick. Something about a Head & Shoulders pattern I think. She said wash and rinse for a better scalp, but these are 2 patterns I'm not familiar with.

Ask Skim - she may know.
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Old Mar 16, 2004, 5:29pm   #6
 
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Someone in the office reckons its something to do with Brazilians?

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Old Mar 16, 2004, 5:30pm   #7
 
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Ah yes, I know it well - there's the big pattern which is the head & shoulders, then there are those itsy bitsy trades you do to get tiny pieces of the head & shoulders. Dandruff trades, I think they're called.
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Old Mar 16, 2004, 6:29pm   #8
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Is it something to do with eating scallops ?
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Old Mar 16, 2004, 7:55pm   #9
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This guy must have been a great scalper:

"Every man ought to get a tattoo and shave his head at least once."
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Old Mar 16, 2004, 9:18pm   #10
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Does one scalp with a scalpel?
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