DETROIT -

It's become somewhat of a holiday tradition: A man, dressed as a snowman, stands motionless on the street, until unsuspecting shoppers approach. Then the fun begins.

"The Scary Snowman" has been around since 2011, and has garnered over 90 million views on a YouTube channel that has nearly half-million subscribers. The snowman, named "Freaky", presumanbly Frosty's evil twin brother, has more than 137,000 likes on his Facebook page!

(WARNING: The video below contains some strong language)