Celebrated A-lister Tom Hanks is certainly one of America’s most cherished Hollywood talents.
He’s entertained moviegoers for many years, but when it comes to their entertainment that is own says he won’t be tuning in for Raiders football games when the franchise relocates to Las Vegas.
Once the Oakland Raiders relocate to Las Vegas, expected to take place in 2020, don’t look for Tom Hanks regarding the sidelines.
There is no crying in baseball, as Hanks’ character Jimmy Dugan so memorably stated in ‘A League of Their very Own,’ but when it comes to soccer and Hanks’ beloved Raiders, apparently there was.
Appearing at a fundraiser in San Francisco to help local training, Hanks told attendees which he’s going on a two-year moratorium from watching the NFL following the Raiders jump town for Sin City. Raised and born in the Bay Area, Hanks attended Skyline tall School in Oakland, which is just five miles from where the Raiders have actually played their games since 1995.
While Hanks was on-hand to raise cash for education, and additionally they did to the tune of over $500,000, the celebrity also took time to educate those around him on why the Raiders moving to Nevada is wrong.
‘You cannot just take the Silver and Ebony, put them within an dome that is air-conditioned the desert, make them use artificial turn within a stone’s throw regarding the fountains of Caesars’ Palace, and call them the Raide Continue reading “Bay Region Native Tom Hanks Upset Over Oakland Raiders’ Relocate to Las Vegas”