Madonna was all smiles when she hit the airport in New York City on Monday, while her 55-year-old brother is living under a bridge in Traverse City, Michigan.
In an exclusive video interview shown on Inside Edition, Anthony Ciccone, who is homeless and says his family has turned their backs on him, says, “We pretty much hated each other’s guts. I am sick of people asking ‘Why doesn’t your sister help?’ I don’t know why. Ask her, if you can find her.”
Anthony gets his meals from the Faith Reform Church, because they serve roast beef dinners, “You won’t find this in too many places,” he says.
The Michigan Messenger broke the story that Anthony has been homeless for about two years after he was fired from the family business, Ciccone Vinyard and Winery.
“In my father’s mind, he thinks I’m living this [way] on purpose. Out of laziness or lack of motivation. He’s convinced that I am a raging alcoholic.”