Tyson explained: “Too many prison cells, too many lawsuits, too many bankruptcies, too many venereal diseases and because I was a prostitute hunter.”
Boxing legend Mike Tyson appeared on the Today Show on Tuesday morning to talk about his upcoming Broadway show, which will be directed by Spike Lee.
Lee appeared with Tyson, whose one-man show, Mike Tyson: Undisputed truth, will open at the Longacre Theater for a six-day run on July 31. Tyson will take to the stage to offer the raw and uncut truths about his amazing rollercoaster life. Lee is also making his Broadway debut.
Things, however, took an awkward turn when surprised host Ann Curry asked the former heavyweight champion why he had become a vegan.
Tyson explained, in a way only he can, that he threw up the white flag: Too many prison cells, too many lawsuits, too many bankruptcies, too many venereal diseases and because “I was a prostitute hunter.”
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