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The Worm visits Pyonyang

Friday, March 01, 2013 - 00:49

March 1 - Former NBA all star Dennis Rodman visits North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Julie Noce reports.

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EDIT CONTAINS 4:3 MATERIAL Former NBA basketball player Dennis Rodman sits courtside with North Korea's Kim Jong-un during a visit to Pyongyang Thursday. Rodman is in the reclusive communist country filming a documentary that will be aired on HBO in April. An avid basketball fan Kim and Rodman watched a game between North Korean and American players. The two also attended a dinner together later on Thursday. Rodman, known as the Worm, and famed for his tattoos, piercing and wild antics both on and off the court- did make a bit of a fumble while there. He tweeted that he might run into quote 'the Gangnam style dude' while on his trip. But the rapper Psy, who's Gangnam style song shot to fame last year, is from South Korea, not North.

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The Worm visits Pyonyang

Friday, March 01, 2013 - 00:49