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
Most Popular
1
Satanists want to distribute materials in Florida schools Satanists want to distribute materials in Florida schools
2
Brain tumor removed from Australian goldfish Brain tumor removed from Australian goldfish
3
Homeless man gets women to take him home Homeless man gets women to take him home
4
Welsh mom complains of swearing Barbie doll Welsh mom complains of swearing Barbie doll
5
Fugitive Jahson Marryshow busted playing ultimate frisbee Fugitive Jahson Marryshow busted playing ultimate frisbee
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback