Formal NBA Star Dennis Rodman Supports Donald Trump For Being The Next President
|Formal NBA Star Dennis Rodman Supports Donald Trump For Being The Next President|
As Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign lurches from one controversy to another, the real estate mogul on Friday gained the support of a widely-recognized celebrity with experience in international diplomacy: NBA hall-of-famer Dennis Rodman.
The five-time NBA champion from Dallas posted his endorsement Friday on Twitter saying:
@realDonaldTrump has been a great friend for many years. We don't need another politician, we need a businessman like Mr. Trump! Trump 2016— Dennis Rodman (@dennisrodman) July 24, 2015
Trump responded on Twitter, retweeting Rodman and writing,
In 2009, Rodman appeared on Trump’s The Celebrity Apprentice. Out of the 16 contestants in the eighth season, he was the fifth one fired.Thank you @DennisRodman. It's time to #MakeAmericaGreatAgain! I hope you are doing well! https://t.co/H7d2ZLmod2— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 24, 2015
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After the North Korea visit, Trump praised Rodman for going to the Pyongyang and agreed with the basketball player that President Obama should call Kim Jong-un.
Crazy Dennis Rodman is saying I wanted to go to North Korea with him. Never discussed, no interest, last place on Earth I want to go to.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 8, 2014He also wrote
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 8, 2014