Dennis Rodman Is Fundamentally Evil 

Dennis Rodman is a troll. Before dedicating any more thought to his opinions and politics than you would to those of a subway evangelist, remember that. But that doesn't stop him from being run out on TV and in interviews as an expert in North Korean affairs or racial politics in America. He may just as well start… » 12/09/14 7:04pm 12/09/14 7:04pm

SNL Lampoons Donald Sterling Scandal In Cold Open

Adam Silver, Donald Sterling, Dennis Rodman, and others made appearances in tonight's Saturday Night Live cold open, which didn't skewer the scandal involving the L.A. Clippers owner as much as it did make mildly amusing references to it. » 5/03/14 11:55pm 5/03/14 11:55pm

Here's Dennis Rodman Singing "Happy Birthday" To Kim Jong-un

Despite yesterday's mini-mutiny, the game between the Rodman-led former NBA players and a team of North Korean all-stars went off without a hitch today. The NBAers lost the game, because they'd like to return home, but before tip-off Rodman led the crowd in a serenade of Supreme Leader for his birthday. » 1/08/14 10:45am 1/08/14 10:45am

Dennis Rodman's North Korea Trip May Be Falling Apart

Dennis Rodman has been gung-ho about his latest trip to North Korea, a matchup between former NBA players and DPRK all-stars as a "birthday present" for Kim Jong-un. He might be the only one. The Associated Press reports that a number of the players on the trip are expressing second thoughts about going through with… » 1/07/14 11:27am 1/07/14 11:27am

​Watch Dennis Rodman's Bizarre, Screaming Meltdown on CNN

Seven Former NBA Players Join Dennis Rodman In North Korea

Dennis Rodman has recruited some allies on his latest basketball diplomacy trip to North Korea. Rodman's team will be playing a team of North Korean all-stars on Wednesday, "a birthday present" for BFF Kim Jong-un. » 1/06/14 9:56am 1/06/14 9:56am

North Korean Prison Camp Survivor Writes Open Letter To Dennis Rodman

Dennis Rodman is back visiting his buddy Kim Jong-un on yet another PR trip—PR for Rodman, for the Irish betting company that's sponsoring his trip, and for North Korea itself. It comes days after a massive and deadly purge of perceived challenges to Kim's power, and as an American citizen has languished in a Korean… » 12/20/13 11:04am 12/20/13 11:04am

This Wire Story Gives Not A Single Shit About North Koreans

The Associated Press just published a story about Dennis Rodman's latest endorsement venture and his untethered blather about what good buds he is with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. Read the whole thing here, if you have two minutes for an extra-large helping of starry-eyed banality. Here are some excerpts: » 11/20/13 9:13pm 11/20/13 9:13pm

Dennis Rodman On Kobe Bryant, For Some Reason: "Fuck Him"

There's a lot to unpack from the video below. First, Dennis Rodman is either part of, or interrupting, a "jazz band" performing at the W hotel in Hollywood. Second, Dennis Rodman antagonizes the crowd about Kobe Bryant, repeatedly saying "fuck him" for unspecified reasons. » 11/09/13 5:59pm 11/09/13 5:59pm

No One Notices The Spurs Because No One Notices San Antonio

Here's a working barstool-grade theory as to why, during its dynastic run to four (perhaps soon five) titles since 1999, America still embraces the San Antonio Spurs with a yawn and a why are you still here? squint. This phenomenon has flustered if not baffled sports cognoscenti for years. But they play pure,… » 6/08/13 4:11pm 6/08/13 4:11pm

This Cleveland Scene profile of strip club bathroom attendant George Deutsch is pretty great. And just in case 'strip club bathroom' doesn't draw you, Deutsch has an anecdote about that one time Dennis Rodman tried to pick a fight with him. » 5/30/13 8:24pm 5/30/13 8:24pm

Can Dennis Rodman Survive Retirement?

Originally published as "No Rebound" on June 1, 2003, in The New York Times Magazine. Footnotes from the author are included throughout the story.
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Why Is Dennis Rodman At The Vatican? He's Being Paid By A Betting…

When Dennis Rodman flew to Rome on the heels of a Vice-organized trip to North Korea (a week later the DPRK abandoned a 60-year-old ceasefire agreement, so, strong work), we all kind of assumed that this was part of Rodman's new career as a diplomat. The selfless Worm, just working for international relations and… » 3/13/13 2:06pm 3/13/13 2:06pm

Good News, Everyone, Dennis Rodman Is On His Way To The Vatican

Dennis Rodman is currently headed to the Vatican to try and arrange a meeting with the soon-to-be-elected Pope. This trip comes on the heels of Rodman's visit to North Korea, where he became super good buddies with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. So I guess this is just what Dennis Rodman does now. Neat. » 3/12/13 10:25am 3/12/13 10:25am

Somebody Turned Dennis Rodman And Kim Jong Un Into An NBA Jam Duo

BFFs Dennis Rodman and Kim Jong Un have now had their friendship immortalized by the internet jokesters at Official Comedy. Enjoy this re-imagining of arcade classic NBA Jam, in which supreme ruler Kim Jong Un reigns...uh...supreme. » 3/07/13 6:40pm 3/07/13 6:40pm

One More Stupid Thing About That Stupid Rick Reilly Column

Sean gave Rick Reilly's column a thorough fisking earlier, but here's one more thing. Remember: The conceit is that these are Dennis Rodman's hypothetical reports from present-day global hot spots. Emphasis mine: » 3/05/13 10:30am 3/05/13 10:30am

Rick Reilly's Dennis Rodman Column, Explained

Rick Reilly dropped another column today and I figure we should just break it down for everyone because, if you're anything like me, a lot of the higher-brow jokes sometimes goes right over your head. So, we're going to workshop this one. » 3/05/13 12:18am 3/05/13 12:18am