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At what point did you realize that the White House wouldn’t like Dennis Rodman visiting North Korea.
Was it the moment the trip was announced? Or the moment Rodman said he and North Korean leader Kim Un were “friends for life?” Or was it Rodman calling Un “a good guy?”
Whenever it was, it really matters not. But what does matter is that the White House formally denounced Rodman’s trip to North Korea on Monday calling it a publicity stunt.
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Monday denounced Dennis Rodman’s trip to North Korea, calling the former NBA player’s appearance a publicity stunt by the Hermit Kingdom’s oppressive regime.
“Instead of spending money on celebrity sporting events to entertain the elites of that country, the North Korean regime should focus on the well-being of its own people, who have been starved, imprisoned and denied their human rights,” Carney said.
“We have urged the North Korean leadership to heed President Obama’s call to choose the path of peace and
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Former NBA forward Dennis Rodman became the highest-profile American to meet new North Korean leader Kim Jong Un this week.Rodman recently returned from his visit to North Korea after tagging along with the Harlem Globetrotters. He reportedly spent significant time hanging out with the Kim.So, the fine folks at Saturday Night Live decided to document their experience in a segment...
So Saturday Night Live didn’t waste any time in making fun of the bizarre, somewhat abominable friendship between former NBA great Dennis Rodman and North Korea’s supreme leader Kim Jong Un.
It’s actually kind of funny check it out.
Dennis Rodman is back from his visit to North Korea where he made a friend for life in Kim Jong Un. And if you thought that you had heard the last of Rodman and his love of the North Korean leader, well you were mistaken.
Rodman decided to visit the hotel bar at the Time Hotel on Sunday where he did more than have a drink or two. Rodman spent most of his time telling anyone who would...
I don't really want to watch Saturday Night Live, but I would love to see Weekend Update. The long running skit is easily one of the best the show has ever done.
Last Saturday they spoofed the blossoming friendship between Dennis Rodman and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
I laughed. I cried. It was better than cats.
Saturday Night Live had some fun with Dennis Rodman's recent trip to North Korea and his new best friend, Kim Jong-un.
This is real life.
If you haven't heard by now, Dennis Rodman has befriended Kim Jong Un, the President of North Korea, and is currently in the process of ending the second cold war before it even gets started. I mean, it's big news, but this is Rodman we're talking about - of course he's cutting off a potential nuclear holocaust with North Korea. Duh.
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Filed under the heading of glass houses, stones, and the general efficacy of both..."The White House says North Korea's government should be focused on the well-being of its citizens, not on "celebrity sporting events" to entertain the country's elite."Um, Mr. President?I voted for you. Twice. I've donated money to your campaigns. Twice...
When the news hit last week that Dennis Rodman was heading to North Korea as a basketball ambassador of sorts for a documentary that HBO was making pigs everywhere began to sprout wings.
When pictures of him and the dictator of North Korea, Kim Jong Un, at a basketball game laughing it up and having a good ole time were published--well, everywhere--a place that is known for being...
The White House says North Korea's government should be focused on the well-being of its citizens, not on ''celebrity sporting events'' to entertain the country's elite.
White House spokesman Jay Carney made the comments in response to a question about ex-NBA star Dennis Rodman's recent visit to North Korea. Rodman watched a basketball game with North...
I wasn’t aware that President Obama had appointed an ambassador to North Korea. Nor was I aware that it was former Chicago Bulls player and Carmen Electra spouse Dennis Rodman. Must be that Chicago mafia thing. Dennis Rodman. Representing America. … Continue reading →The post Dennis Rodman: U.S. Ambassador to North Korea appeared first on Pigskin 'N Pearls.
The first American to meet North Korea's new leader says Kim Jong Un doesn't want war with the United States. He just wants President Barack Obama to call him.
Ex-NBA star Dennis Rodman says Obama and Kim share a love of basketball, so "let's start there."
Rodman is just back from a visit to North Korea with the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team and spent...
Long before NBA Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman showed up in North Korea to hang out with Kim Jong Un...recently deceased Venezuelan dictator, er, president Hugo Chávez was a guest of the New York Mets.
On June 9, 1999, the team invited the polarizing president to throw out the first pitch. And dude seemed pretty pleased about it.
The 58-year-old Chávez, who died Tuesday...
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman just returned from playing basketball diplomat to North Korea and said the isolated country's leader Kim Jong Un doesn't want war with the United States. The tattooed and pierced quasi-ambassador said Kim just wants President Barack Obama to give him a call.
Obama and Kim share a love of basketball. "So let's start there,"...