Dennis Rodman’s Alcohol Fueled Meltdown

Dennis Rodman’s alcohol-fueled meltdown was caused by North Korea … so claim the people who got the former Hall of Famer into rehab. Sources connected with Rodman — the ones who convinced him he needed to check into rehab after his controversial trip — tell TMZ, from the minute Rodman landed in North Korea he was plied with alcohol.

Dennis Rodman's Alcohol-Fueled MeltdownRodman claims his bizarre — arguably unpatriotic comments — were the result of alcohol abuse and he says the pressure he felt before doing his disastrous interview is why he landed in rehab.

But people close to him say … the mucky-mucks in the North Korean government were more than happy to supply Rodman with endless amounts of alcohol … to the point his mind was poisoned.