For the second time in as many years, Ohio man Jasen Dixon, who manages the “13 Rooms of Doom” haunted house, is under fire from local authorities and the town’s Christians for setting up a zombie nativity scene. The scene depicts the undead worshipping a zombie baby Jesus.
He was ordered to take it down last year, and decided to disobey orders.
Dixon needed a permit for the morbid milieu but Sycamore Township officials denied his request for one; now he faces a fine of $500 per day for every day he leaves it up.
He had anticipated the rejection and had begun crowdsourcing donations to pay the initial fee. Now he is striking a note of defiance: