From NBC6.net, the local NBC affiliate:
Residents Furious Over Bound, Blindfolded Santa
Neighbors Call Police Over Creepy Santa
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — In one South Florida community, a man’s holiday decorations are causing holiday fear for local children instead of creating holiday cheer.
Residents called police and complained to the city that a house near West 50th Street and Fifth Avenue in Miami Beach had a life-sized, blindfolded Santa Claus doll hanging on a tree with its hands tied. (More)
This is great (be sure to see all the pics they have)! I mean, it has a slightly creepy, “Nobody loved me as a child,” deep-seated issue kind of vibe going on, but it is certainly funny, which of course most people fail to see. The guy who put it up said it was an “artistic expression.” I’ll let you decide.