How Dennis Rodman became an unlikely star of the Trump-Kim summit


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Dennis Rodman discussing the historic meeting between President Trump and Kim Jon Un.
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History was made in Singapore when U.S. President Donald Trump met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the first time the leaders of the two countries had ever met before.

Also in Singapore during the time of this historic summit was NBA Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman, courtesy of the cryptocurrency Potcoin.

“I’m just happy to be a part it because I think that I agree with it,” Rodman said to reporters when he arrived to the airport in Singapore. “I think that I’ve brought a lot of awareness to things around the world.”

Rodman has a prior connection to Trump, stemming from an appearance on celebrity apprentice. He also has a long relationship with Kim, having previous called the North Korean leader “a friend for life.”

Here’s look at Rodman’s progression from basketball star to unlikely figure of U.S. diplomacy: