By now you must have heard the news that Stan Kroenke, the millionaire owner of the St. Louis Rams, is planning a new stadium in Los Angeles.
It's the first time since he bought the land in Inglewood, California, that Kroenke has shown his intentions to own an LA-based team. Kroenke still hasn't spoken about it publicly, living up to his nickname, "Silent Stan."
Andy Cohen, a St. Louis native and producer who now runs his own Bravo entertainment talk show Watch What Happens: Live, followed along with Monday morning's big sports news and had a question for the residents of his hometown:
Just how big of an asshole is Kroenke?
St. Louisans were quick to inform Cohen, who follows the Real Housewives closer than he follows sports, that his instincts about Kroenke are dead on.
The owner of the Rams seems like a real asshole. Someone in STL tell me if I am wrong here...?— Andy Cohen (@Andy) January 5, 2015
@Andy he's like a four year-old throwing a temper tantrum... except with billions of dollars and investors. (On second thought, sounds fun)— Danielle C (@dchillysauce) January 5, 2015
@Andy you're extremely right he hasn't been in St Louis since Fisher was announced head coach just cares about money— Matt Meyer (@mattym2667) January 5, 2015
Governor Jay Nixon recently tapped two St. Louis business leaders to come up with a plan to keep the Rams in St. Louis, though the team has until the end of the month to decide to convert the team's lease at the Edward Jones Dome to year-to-year, leaving the team free to skip off to LA in 2016.
@Andy As soon as the Rams get good after 10 years, he wants to move! Total bull— Daniel Boaz (@boaz_yah) January 5, 2015
STL should dump the Rams before they dump us— Andy Cohen (@Andy) January 5, 2015
(That would be Tori Spelling and her cheater husband Dean McDermott, for the uninitiated out there.)
Haven't we all leaned the lessons of Tori & Dean??— Andy Cohen (@Andy) January 5, 2015
Aw snap, Cohen.