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Dennis Rodman

North Koreans Plied Him With Booze

1/20/2014 8:24 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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Dennis Rodman's alcohol-fueled meltdown was caused by North Korea ... so claim the people who got the former Hall of Famer into rehab.

Sources connected with Rodman -- the ones who convinced him he needed to check into rehab after his controversial trip -- tell TMZ, from the minute Rodman landed in North Korea he was plied with alcohol.

Rodman claims his bizarre -- arguably unpatriotic comments -- were the result of alcohol abuse and he says the pressure he felt before doing his disastrous interview is why he landed in rehab.

But people close to him say ... the mucky-mucks in the North Korean government were more than happy to supply Rodman with endless amounts of alcohol ... to the point his mind was poisoned.

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103 COMMENTS

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1.

People Annoy Me    

That's a stupid excuse.
His behavior of favoring North Korea was WAYYYY before this anyway where he claimed Obama was/is lazy.
This excuse for his behavior is a bad one because it was rather obvious he was drunk anyway with his slurs and poor word choices.

226 days ago
2.

Grandma Cracker    

He is nuts.

226 days ago
3.

TuxThePenguin    

so North Korea made him an a-hole? what's his BFF think about this?

226 days ago
4.

Denver    

His mind was poisoned long before he met the N Koreans.. Problem is now that his people blamed them, he cannot go back.

226 days ago
5.

Christina Marie    

Can't we all just get along?

226 days ago
6.

taffy84    

Dam man I still can't believe he pulled Carmen Electra

226 days ago
7.

SANDIB    

Dennis, you stupid POS, it's a wonder they didn't hang your ass! Go back again...maybe they will.

226 days ago
8.

Jah36    

OH cry me flippin river! This guy is a complete a-hole and always has been. This wasn't his first trip to N. Korea. Treacherous bastard new exactly what he was doing. No pity here!!!

226 days ago
9.

Ron Fing Swanson    

Of course they gave him alcohol that's what he asked for when they asked how he wanted to no compensated.

226 days ago
10.

Mikey    

He forgot to say they got him drunk because he's black.

226 days ago
11.

Bird    

Just because alcohol is offered, doesn't mean you HAVE to drink it. Him blaming his alcoholism on anyone other than himself is idiotic.

226 days ago
12.

Azi    

I'd be willing to swap Dennis Rodman for Kenneth Bae.

226 days ago
13.

Porno the Clown    

What a liar and POS

226 days ago
14.

Yurra Knutz    

Someone told them he had the secret codes.
Psych!
Thanks for the booze.

226 days ago
15.

cristiana    

thats no excuse! the alcohol just brought out all the garbage that was already there!

226 days ago
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