Arye Sachs, a 48-year-old, West Babylon man, is being sued by Pfizer Inc. for trademark infringement because he just so happened to affix "Viva Viagra" onto his mobile projectile while he drove it through Manhattan last month. And, apparently the best way to get your missile into the city? Right past the cops at the Midtown tunnel. Sachs also claimed he drove his "missile" through the Lincoln Tunnel five times, and was only stopped twice.
NY Daily News reports this exchange between Sachs & Judge William Pauley III:
"It's been in the back of my mind since you first came in: How do you get the missile on the trailer into Manhattan?" the federal judge asked.
Sachs, from West Babylon, said cops just laughed as he passed through the Queens Midtown Tunnel on his way into the city Sept. 8.
Sachs also claimed he drove his "missile" through the Lincoln Tunnel five times, and was only stopped twice.
"They checked license and registration, but not the missile," he said.
"You're telling me that when you drove up to the Lincoln Tunnel -" Pauley said.
"They saluted," said Sachs, who is representing himself in court.Read more...