Saturday, Dennis Rodman spoke to CNN after his trip to North Korea, and the news has created an Internet buzz Monday morning. This is the second trip to North Korea for basketball star Dennis Rodman and at the Beijing airport he said very little about it.
When asked if he had asked about the American prisoner in North Korea, Kenneth Bae…Rodman replied “Ask Obama about that.” Rodman said that he did have a very big announcement about North Korea that he would reveal during a press conference Monday.
Rodman has been very secretive about his trips to North Korea and then spoke openly about it Monday during a press conference.
Monday, Rodman called North Korean president Kim Jong Un a “very good guy”. Rodman said that he is putting together a "basketball diplomacy" project that will include players from North Korea.
Paddy Power is an online betting company and Rodman said that he has organized this "basketball diplomacy" along with some other representatives from Paddy Power.
Dennis Rodman, 52, also gave an interview to The Guardian on Sunday and he spoke about his “relaxing time by the sea” while on the trip to North Korea. Rodman spent time with Kim Jong Un and his wife, Ri Sol Ju, and their baby, Ju Ae. The mention of the child’s name sent a buzz through the Internet on Sunday as people confirmed that the Korean couple did have a baby and what the child’s name is. Dennis Rodman said he held Ju Ae and he said that Kim was “a good dad.”
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