Defiant NJ Dentist Resurrects Racy Easter Display That Angry Woman Tore Down - NBC New York

Defiant NJ Dentist Resurrects Racy Easter Display That Angry Woman Tore Down

The initial display in Clifton featured five lingerie-clad mannequin bunnies that carry Easter baskets; now it's been updated to include male mannequins

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Disgruntled Neighbor Dismantles Controversial Easter Display

    A disgruntled neighbor upset over a controversial Easter display in New Jersey took things into her own hands. Checkey Beckford reports. (Published Wednesday, April 10, 2019)

    What to Know

    • A less than traditional front yard Easter display has divided a New Jersey town, with some residents calling it an affront to the holiday

    • The display in Clifton features five mannequins dressed as a scantily-clad bunnies, all of whom are carrying Easter baskets

    • A woman admitted tearing it down last week, calling it 'disgusting;' the dentist who put it there originally resurrected it over the weekend

    A New Jersey dentist has resurrected a racy Easter display that was destroyed last week by a neighbor who had called it "disgusting." 

    Wayne Gangi spent the weekend putting the lingerie-clad mannequins back in place outside his Clifton office. He also added some male mannequins after hearing complaints that his previous display only included women. 

    The initial display featured five mannequins dressed in lingerie, all holding Easter baskets and surrounded by Easter eggs. It had drawn mixed reviews from neighbors, as well as passersby who stopped to take photos. 

    A news crew was filming the display last week when 37-year-old Desiree Mozek took it down with some garden shears. 

    NJ Home's Front Yard Easter Display Turning Heads

    [NY] NJ Home's Front Yard Easter Display Turning Heads

    An Easter display on a New Jersey front yard that features scantily-clad bunnies is stirring up controversy. Brian Thompson reports.

    (Published Monday, April 8, 2019)

    Mozek, who has been charged with criminal mischief, says she didn't want her 16-year-old son to be subjected to the "disgusting" display. 

    She told News 4 she wasn't the least bit sorry for destroying the scene, saying she readily admitted as much to police when they questioned her about it.

    “I think I did something right,” Mozek told News 4.

    Get the latest from NBC 4 New York anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android