Found April 15, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
Somewhere right now President Obama is scratching his head wondering why. Unfortunately when your question pertains Dennis Rodman an answer for his bizarre antics is hard to come by. During a charity gala event in Miami Beach, the outspoken former basketball player decided to announce he will be heading back to North Korea. “I’m going back August 1,” the former rebound getter told Gossip Extra exclusively. “We have no plans really, as far as what we’re going to do over there, but we’ll just hang and have some fun!” Rodman is also hopeful he would be able to sit down and converse with President Barack Obama before departing to North Korea, although he understands the chances of that are slim to none existing. While U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is desperately trying secure commitments from South Korea, China and Japan to try to persuade Pyongyang to return to the negotiating table and renounce nuclear weapons, Rodman is set to fly out to North Korea and hang out while having fun. If I didn’t witness the greatness Rodman displayed on the court during the 90’s I would swear he was a football player in his former life with one too many head concussions.

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