Friday , 24 October 2014
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The freaks have come out to play

Since its bloody beginnings, American Horror Story has been known for its macabre settings, dark plotlines, and highly intricate storytelling, along with insanely unexpected twists and gallons of bloodshed. Each season—or rather, miniseries—has presented us with a new sinister and gripping nightmare to decipher. For those who have yet to watch American Horror Story, it is important to note that ... Read More »

TAMUK shows it’s talent for homecoming

The crowd roared as the master of ceremonies announced Ronnie Mitchell’s name as the first place winner of the Texas A&M University “The Blue, Gold and Fame Talent Show. ”Hard work pays off”, said Mitchell, political science major. Mitchell began his dance routine in the back of Jones Auditorium making his way to the stage in rhythm to a Chris ... Read More »

TAMUK bring Texas country star for homecoming

Students at Texas A&M University – Kingsville can rest assured knowing that Homecoming is always planned ahead of time so that they can enjoy themselves to their fullest. One of many events will be the Kyle Park concert at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 17 at Mesquite Grove. “The concert provides a great atmosphere for students and alumni who are ... Read More »

TAMUK theatre opens season next week

Crossing over the border isn’t the hardest part but the journey after is. The 2014-15 theatre season at Texas A&M University-Kingsville will open with an original production “Stones in the Desert…Eterno” written by assistant professor Corey Ranson. He began writing the play about six months ago and was inspired by family members and other immigrants. “It’s a hopeful play. You ... Read More »

Behind the scenes: stones in the desert…eterno

Getting to play pretend has always been a fun experience, even if it was just playing cops and robbers as a kid. Now, I get to do it as a hobby and hopefully professionally in my near future. Acting not only gives you an experience to learn about different people’s culture and habits by taking on different characters, but you ... Read More »

An electrifying thriller that delivers

Adapted from Gillian Flynn’s best-selling suspense novel, Gone Girl is a film sealed with dramatic intensity and highly intellectual storytelling. Its manner of plot development is highly intricate and always has a sense of morbidity lying underneath. Every plot twist is so well crafted that it is never seen coming. That is, of course, unless you’ve read the novel. Gillian ... Read More »

Super Smash Bros 3DS runs past expectations

Nintendo has done it again. At this moment, all doubts I may have had about the 3DS or the Wii U are gone. None of that matters now, don’t you see? Super Smash Bros 3DS is finally here, and like the title implies, it’s a handheld game. I can smash anywhere, anytime. And that’s all I ever wanted. Before I ... Read More »

Annabelle the doll brings about a dull ambiance

If you’re even the least bit familiar with my reviews and genre preferences, you know about my love for horror. I watch too many gore-infused horror flicks dripping with cheesiness for my own good, and even the worst of those have outdone the disaster that is Annabelle. Presented before us is a film that exists as a side-story to the ... Read More »

Reviewing Fall TV

gotham

We are now two episodes into the darkly somber prequel series Gotham, the city of Batman where he is simply Bruce Wayne, a child whose parents are murdered before his eyes. No, this is not a spoiler. Batman’s origins have been known since DC Comics first released a Batman issue in the 1940’s, and of course, who can forget the ... Read More »

Realities of reality TV

In the midst of the reality television take over, real life really hit the big screen when two of Bravo TV’s Real Housewives franchise cast members was faced with federal criminal charges. Apollo Nida, husband of Atlanta Housewife, Phaedra Parks and Joe and Teresa Guidice of the New Jersey Housewives have all accepted plea deals for various kinds of mortgage ... Read More »