Tom Hanks on the Importance of Wearing a Mask

‘Wear a mask. Wash your hands. Social distance. If you can’t do that, I don’t have much respect for ya’ — Tom Hanks shared this compelling message about staying safe during COVID-19. » Subscribe to NowThis: » Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight to your inbox: In US news and current events today, as the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread across the nation and world, it's hard to remember when it all started. For many people, COVID-19 became real when beloved actors Tom Hank and Rita Wilson announced that they had tested positive for COVID 19. Having now recovered, Tom Hanks has become an advocate for social distancing, hygiene, and coronavirus masks, which are proven to be the most common sense method to stop the spread. For Tom Hanks, COVID-19 hit too close to home, and as millions of Americans refuse to wear coronavirus face masks and COVID masks, it can be frustrating for someone like Tom Hanks, coronavirus survivor. Still, as the COVID 19 mask debate continues, we must listen to our consciences and act in a way that will keep up and our fellow human beings safe from COVID19. #COVID19 #Coronavirus #TomHanks #Covid News #NowThis #NowThisNews This video "Tom Hanks on the Importance of Wearing a Mask", first appeared on