facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Man buys home next to ex-wife, erects middle finger statue

Nov. 17, 2013 at 11:28 AM   |   Comments

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Nov. 17 (UPI) -- A Michigan man says he moved into a house next door to his ex-wife and erected a 12-foot-tall statue of the middle finger.

Alan Markovitz recently moved into the home in Bloomfield Hills, which is next door to where his ex-wife lives with her new lover, WJBK-TV, Detroit, reported Friday.

Markovitz told WJBK that he erected the statute to get even with the ex-wife's new lover.

He said he never meant for the matter to be public, but said the story grabbed local media attention when his ex-wife's daughter posted a picture of the statue on twitter.

Markovitz owns three Detroit strip clubs and recently wrote a book that Cinemax is reportedly turning into a TV series.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
South Carolina woman allegedly beats 64-year-old man for farting in her face
2
Miss Colombia hopeful disqualified for showing underboob
3
Gallery: Makeup artist uses her chin as canvas for perfect cartoon renderings
4
See the 4-inch dog that may be England's smallest
5
Subject of Yahoo! trend lands interview with Yahoo! after handing out resumes in subway station
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback