- Lamar Odom was found unresponsive in one of Dennis Hof's legal brothels in November 2015
- Hof gained nationwide attention with TV interviews after Odom's hospitalization
- "When the ambulance pulls out and ... TMZ calls me, you have to deal with it"
This story was originally published in October 2015 and has been updated.
(CNN)Nevada brothel magnate and reality television star Dennis Hof has gone by many nicknames over the years, some self-appointed, others bestowed upon him: "American pimp," the "P.T. Barnum of Booty," "America's pimpmaster general."