Ashton Kutcher Says ‘All Lives Matter’ People Shouldn’t Be Cancelled, Just Educated

Ashton Kutcher is explaining his thoughts about the term “All Lives Matter” amid Black Lives Matter protests nationwide against police brutality and systemic racism following the murder of George Floyd. The 42-year-old actor and entrepreneur got emotional in a video posted to his social media on Tuesday (June 2). PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ashton Kutcher “So, on Saturday, I posted a blackout of my social media channels, just posted BLM. And a lot of folks responded ‘All Lives Matter.’ And I want to talk about that a little bit because I don’t think that the people posting ‘All Lives Matter’ should be cancelled. I think they should be educated,” he said. “We all agree All Lives Matter, …

Certus expands to Arizona via acquisition

LOGO: CERTUS Seattle, Wash.-based Certus Pest Control has expanded into the Grand Canyon State with its acquisition of Responsible Pest & Scorpion Control, Chandler, Ariz. Terms were not disclosed; Responsible was represented by The Potomac Co., based in San Juan, P.R. Founded in 1991, Responsible Pest & Scorpion is one of the oldest and fastest-growing pest control companies covering both the Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz., metro areas. From 2011 to 2019, the company’s compound annual growth rate (CAGR) was more than 20 percent, according to The Potomac Co. “Darin and David Huffaker have built a great company and were wonderful to work with,” Paul Giannamore, managing director at Potomac, noted in a news release. “We’re beginning to see a shift …

Helena Bonham Carter Had A Tragic Miami Vice Character Arc

Here’s Helena Bonham Carter’s tragic character arc on Miami Vice explained. Director Michael Mann started his career writing for TV shows like Starsky & Hutch before moving behind the camera. His first theatrical feature Thief was released in 1981 and told the story of James Cann’s expert safecracker and his quest to leave his past behind. Thief set the template for much of Mann’s future work, and the themes he would return to again and again with the likes of Heat or Collateral. He followed up Thief with a project that’s very much an outlier in his career, which was 1983’s The Keep. This is a gothic horror movie adapted from the novel of the same name, but while Mann set …

My favourite game: England v Australia, Fifth Ashes Test in 2009

Andrew Flintoff had struggled through his final Test but then he ran out Ricky Ponting and it provided a memory for the ages I was a relative latecomer to Test cricket. The 2005 Ashes kickstarted it all; the summer of Michael Vaughan’s heroes coincided with the birth of my first son, a blur of hot, restless nights spent watching recorded Channel 4 coverage (the last year Test cricket was shown on free-to-air TV) while trying to jiggle a baby back to sleep. I never made it to a game that year but the seed was sown.  For some reason, in those years of small children, a full day out of the house, getting gently drunk with a few friends and …