Mike Tyson Speaks On Being Comfortable In Prison. Says When He Was Released He Had About $400 Million, But Didn't Know How To Cope [Video]

 

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On February 10, 1992 Mike Tyson was sentenced to six years in prison for allegedly raping 18-year-old Miss Black Rhode Island, Desiree Washington, during the Miss Black America Beauty pageant in Indianapolis on July 19, 1991.

 

Fast forward to 2013 and Tyson vividly recalls his time being locked up. He served three of the six year sentence.

 

Iron Mike sat down with CNN's A.J. Hammer to talk about his experience behind bars.

 

 

"I was living the life of luxury in prison too, just not the same as I was outside," Tyson said of his life inside. "I had food, I was able to get what I wanted. I had girlfriends, it's just not like your freedom."

 

The boxing champion became so institutionalized that by the time he was released in March 1995 he didn't think he would be able to cope in the outside world.

 

"After I left prison I have to admit I was scared," Mike admitted during his One Man Show. "You ain't gonna believe this sh*t. I had $380 million to $400 million in my bank account. And not a clue how I was gonna survive the next 400 seconds."

 

Mike has since gotten his life together and is doing very well. Check out the interview below.


 


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Comment by Emmanuel Leke on June 4, 2013 at 9:02pm
Mike is dat n**** tho..lol funny interview
Comment by KEIZER SOZE on June 4, 2013 at 8:13pm
IRON MIKE ... KOing OLD LADIES for Their PURSES in ELEVATORS ... IRON MIKE was GOOD But THE FIGHTERS he WHOOPED werent very GOOD I mean (*TREVOR BERBICK TONY TUCKER - RAZOR RUDDOCK*) were THE BEST PRE PRE PRISON FIGHTERS he fought than He gets out of PRISON & BEATs (*FRANK BRUNO & BRUCE SELDON*) & SHELDON was SHOOK & Just QUIT & than he fought HOLYFIED & got BEAT TWICE & TEH 2ND being THE CHEMICALLY IMBALANCED im getting MY A** BEAT so I will BITE off a PIECE of HOLYFIELDS EAR than a COUPLE EASY FIGHT .. But AGAINST DESCENT FIGHTS aka BOITHA & SAVARESE & GOLOTA aka THE POLISH BULLY with NO HEART than got KOD by LENNOX LEW .. BEAT CLIFFORD ETIENNE & LOST to 2 BUMS .. ALI - SHAVERS - FRAZIER - FOREMAN .. ALL woulda had NO PROBLEM with MIKE
Comment by souredUP on June 4, 2013 at 7:04pm
actually on Howard Stern, Mike revealed that he was bangin this therapist
Comment by SMP on June 4, 2013 at 4:34pm
He ain't smart that's for sure but fu-ck his sorry a-ss if he really raped that girl.
Comment by hustleman on June 4, 2013 at 3:56pm
Mike loss his mind
Comment by $DMoney$ on June 4, 2013 at 3:45pm
He didnt have to fight nobody cause who in their right mind was gonna step to Iron Mike in his prime? Lol
Comment by Cizzle on June 4, 2013 at 3:05pm
HES A REAL N****
Comment by CORYLAVEL on June 4, 2013 at 1:32pm
i'd love to see the guy that didnt know who he was and try to put hands on him......you know that would be funny quick knockout
Comment by WHOOOO on June 4, 2013 at 12:20pm
wait hold up! did he just said i was living luxury in prison, I had food.. and girlfriend? girlfriend in prison? dude that act like girls?
Comment by Turkey bagg on June 4, 2013 at 10:44am
God saved him



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