The Crimson Connection

2019 Movies

Popcorn and tickets.

CarolineS, Online Editor

December 12, 2018

For some time, the movies have been a popular place to get together with friends, and 2019 will be no different. As the number of days between now and the new year get slimmer and slimmer, people are looking for what movies they'll be most anticipating. Here are some movies to keep on your 2019 radar: ...

A Broken Place Filled with Joy

My new friends Jomar and Edric smile for a selfie

ErinE, Online Editor

December 8, 2018

“When you realize God’s purpose for your life isn't just about you, He will use you in a mighty way” This quote has stuck with me for awhile now, but actually came to life this past summer. Summer of 2018 will forever be special to me, because I got blessed with the opportunity to travel to Pu...

Winter is Near

Winter is Near

PaigeR, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2018

Hello Wildcats! Winter is heading our way quickly while bringing snow flurries and hot chocolate with it, so say goodbye to pumpkin spice and fallen leaves. Here’s a few things everyone should do to get their winter started the right way. One of my favorite things about the holiday season is its...

A New Era

Super Mario Odyssey, the newest game in the Mario franchise, introduces a whole new facet to gameplay.

DaphneT, Copy Editor

November 12, 2018

The 1980s are known by many as the Golden Age of video games, the age of arcades, the Atari system and such classics as “Pac-Man”, the original “Super Mario Bros.” and “Pong”. However, compared to today’s games, the graphics of old are nothing more than a little white blip on a screen. ...

Learning How to Love Myself

Kawasaki Tako performs the Katsumisodachi dance during Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month at Misawa Air Base.

BrandonC, Managing Editor

November 6, 2018

As a child, I knew two things: video games and solitude. The older generation may look at that and push the blame onto me, saying it was my own fault for not going outside and making friends, but it was never my intention to be so isolated at such a young age. All I ever wanted was to have friends of...

Is It Worth It?

A Starbucks coffee cup on top of a table.

KaitlynO, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2018

Starbucks is a well known and well liked company that sells coffee and bakery type items. Everyone seems to be obsessed with this chain, but is it really worth all the hype?   Some of Starbucks’ drinks are good, but are they good enough for what their priced at? Most of Starbucks’ drinks...

What College Claims the Title for Best College Football Stadium?

Kyle Field, Home of the 12th Man

ErinE, Online Editor

October 4, 2018

College football stadiums are the heart and soul when it comes to college game days. Texas is lucky enough to be home to some of the best stadiums in the nation. Kyle Field, Royal Texas Memorial Stadium, and Jones AT&T Stadium are three of the best stadiums and can be identified by their capacity...

All About the Eyes

A girl with mascara on her eye lashes.

SamanthaO, Staff Reporter

October 3, 2018

Yes, the rumor is true, mascara is made out of bat poop. That bat poop is the exact thing that makes your eyes pop and shine. Mascara is a girl’s best friend; it’s almost like an accessory to your outfit. Anyone can put on a trash bag, add a belt and mascara and be ready to go. Now I’m not going...

The Best of Brooklyn Nine-Nine

One of the main characters, Rosa Diaz, played by Stephanie Beatriz.

CarolineS, Online Editor

September 30, 2018

Brooklyn Nine-Nine, a show that has captured the hearts of many viewers, has five season of amazing narrative to offer. Not to mention a sixth season on the way. This comedy show revolves around the fictional detectives of the 99th precinct in Brooklyn, and follows them solving cases and living life....

Best teams in college football

Best teams in college football

CooperG, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018

 Alabama: Alabama who is always a to team, looks even better this year than ever. With quarterback Tua Tagovailoa in the back field, the Tide look like on of the best offenses in the country. For the first 4 games of the season Alabama is averaging 44 points per game, and 539 yards per game, and t...

The JIMBO ERA is alive and well

Jimbo addresses the media

ErinE, Online Editor

September 17, 2018

In December of 2017, Texas A&M University made the drastic addition of making Coach Jimbo Fisher the new head coach. 10 months later, that hire has Texas A&M Football making program history. Texas A&M has started off the season hot, to say the least. While, A&M does have one loss on...

The Office: Best Cold Opens

Dwight during the cold open on

Sarah W, Editor In Chief

September 12, 2018

At the start of every episode of The Office is a cold open. They’re usually quick witted and add no contribution to the episode’s plot, but somehow, everyone (myself included) loves these short sketches. With that being said, I’ve taken it upon myself to manually rank my favorite cold opens. ...

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