Tag: Saturday Night Live

Douglas Night Live’s third annual appearance introduces new skits

Douglas Night Live’s third annual appearance introduces new skits

On Thursday, Jan. 25 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s drama department hosted its third annual Douglas Night Live show, based off of the show “Saturday Night Live” on NBC,  showcasing students’ comedy skits that reference relatable ideas and modern topics in school and in the world. “I was in three skits: ‘Douglas Update,’ which I wrote, ‘Girl Scouts’ and ‘School […]

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Politics and pop culture collide with turbulent political scene

Politics and pop culture collide with turbulent political scene

*This story was originally published in the first quarter issue of the Eagle Eye* American popular culture often reflects the political situation in the country at the time. In the 1960s, there was a staggering amount of musical soundscapes to the Vietnam War from famous artists, including Bob Marley. In the 1940s, the gospel, “We Shall Overcome,” was modernized to […]

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The wait for ‘Chance 3’: the final countdown

The wait for ‘Chance 3’: the final countdown

There’s a storm coming- and it goes by the name of Chance the Rapper. Born Chancelor Bennett on April 16th, 1993 in the South Side of Chicago, the Rapper began his music career performing in talent shows and participating in the hip hop duo Instrumentality at Chicago’s esteemed Jones College Prep High School. In his senior year, Bennett was caught […]

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