Just last week, Dennis Rodman made his third trip to North Korea to help train their men's basketball team and attempt to set up a match for Kim Jong-Un's birthday.
The former basketballer has claimed that these trips are completely harmless, but it seems clear that he doesn't fully understand the seriousness of the situation overseas. Well someone who has seen the horrors firsthand is finally trying to give Dennis the wake-up call he so desperately needs!
Shin Dong-hyuk is a human-rights activist who was born in a North Korean labor camp and is the only know person to escape, and he's written an open letter to the big man in hopes of opening his eyes to reality in his home country.
We just don't quite understand his motivation behind what he does, other than he totally digs the attention whatever he's doing is getting him!
Take his latest episode, where he grabbed the mic and made an impromptu performance with a house band, during a poolside brunch in Miami. We're not sure anyone asked him to do this — especially if there were people just wanting to enjoy a simple brunch — but he was having drinks with friends already that day and decided that his urges trumped a crowd's pleasant morning.
The house band was already singing cover hits, so why NOT turn it into karaoke??
He proceeded to sing along to some James Brown, which is infinitely better than meddling in real-life foreign affairs, we suppose!
It looks like Dennis Rodman is hanging up his foreign diplomat hat and putting on his coaching hat instead!
In a story that just seems to get stranger and stranger, the former NBA superstar recently returned from his quick trip to North Korea and held a press conference to talk a bit about his visit, but he had no intentions about talking politics!
Instead, he focused on a subject he actually knows a thing or two about: