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Dennis Rodman overheard chatting about trip to North Korea

 
 
Dennis Rodman
Dennis Rodman
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Although they live in LA now, former Star Island residents shoe designers Donald and Lisa Pliner were in town over the weekend for a surprise 70th birthday Lisa threw for her hubby Saturday night at the Sagamore with the help of Miami event planning company The Gold Standard. Among those there celebrating were Dennis Rodman, who posed for pictures with hot shot Miami attorneys Roy--there with wife Lea--Black and Andrew Boros. Rodman, sporting a Hawaiian print top, several scarves and a skirt, was also overheard attempting to whisper to James Davis a.k.a. Elaine Lancaster, “So man, are you going with me to North Korea?” to which Davis replied, “Are you kidding me? I don't want to get executed.” Rodman replied, “No man, it ain't like that. I'm going to help train their national basketball team." Davis replied, “You have a good time and take care of yourself for me.”

Rodman was also spotted Thursday at Hyde Beach with the Pliners and friends where he ordered a round of Jägermeister shots for the group. That same night, hip hop star Young Jeezy was there with friends after a dinner at Prime 112.

Gisele Bundchen, in town for hubby Tom Brady’s loss against the Dolphins, was seen Sunday night with friends—not Brady—at Prime 112.

Miami Heat’s Mario Chalmers hosted his first annual Red Hot Winter Wonderland Holiday Fundraising Event Thursday at the Surfcomber. Joining Chalmers were teammates Dwyane Wade and LeBron James. Proceeds from the event benefited the Mario V. Chalmers Foundation, an organization that creates and supports community based programs that strive to empower, inspire and enable youth to live healthy lifestyles, put education first and give back to their communities.

Former Miami Dolphin Jason Taylor was seen with his son Friday at D'Angelo's in Weston.

Following the Miami Heat win Saturday night, Chris and Adrienne Bosh had dinner at the Michael Mina 74 at the Fontainebleau.

British tennis pro Andy Murray was with friends Friday night at Zuma.

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