Author: Mackenzie Quinn

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What to watch on movie night

Mackenzie QuinnMackenzie is a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas and an assistant editor for The Eagle Eye. She plans to major in journalism and cinema studies.More Posts Follow Me:

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Mina Dihn stands in front of her mural at the media center. Photo courtesy of Renee Lombard

Freshman Mina Dinh paints mural in front of the media center

Freshman Mina Dinh walked onto the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School campus and wondered why there was so much white space. Dinh has been interested in art since she was very young. Her mother always supported her art and even helped her learn new techniques. […]

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2020 fashion is making a statement

2020 fashion is making a statement

Cover photo by Darian Williams Multimedia design by Leni Steinhardt Mackenzie QuinnMackenzie is a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas and an assistant editor for The Eagle Eye. She plans to major in journalism and cinema studies.More Posts Follow Me:

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Super Bowl LIV’s commercials bring various emotions to viewers

Mackenzie QuinnMackenzie is a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas and an assistant editor for The Eagle Eye. She plans to major in journalism and cinema studies.More Posts Follow Me:

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Movies and shows like "High School Musical," "Victorious," "Suite Life of Zack and Cody" and "Lizzie McGuire" are a pivotal part of many teenagers' childhoods. Graphic by Darian Williams

Teenagers are stuck in an age of nostalgia

A wave of nostalgia has come over teenagers within recent years. Nostalgia is defined by the Merriam-Webster dictionary as “a wistful or excessively sentimental yearning for a return to or of some past period or irrecoverable condition.” While it can make people more connected, which […]

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"Anne with an E" promotional poster provided by Netflix.

Fans fight for shows renewals via Twitter

Social media has a very strong impact on all aspects of media and show cancellations is a perfect example of this. Recently, Canadian classic and Netflix show “Anne with an E” aired their last episode and announced that it was their final season. While the […]

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Classic books are extremely complex

Classic books are often associated with required reading; however, there is so much more to them than what is discussed in English classes. Most could just be considered old books, there are tons of those. Classic literature isn’t just made up of popular books. In […]

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[Review] “The Tyrant’s Tomb” is an exciting addition to The Trials of Apollo series

On Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, author Rick Riordan released “The Tyrant’s Tomb,” the fourth book from the “Trials of Apollo” series. The story follows Apollo’s mortal form, Lester, and his ten-year-old master, Meg, on their journey through major and minor prophecies. The first few chapters […]

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Hollywood improves at accurate age representation

Many movies hire adult actors to play teenage roles. Most of the time these movies have mature content that minors cannot ethically perform; other times it is from increased work hours that minors cannot meet. Sometimes adults are hired just because they are famous. In […]

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Retro trends are making a comeback

Over the past five years, trends from the 80s and 90s have been making a return. It all began with chokers, a simple accessory that skyrocketed. From there it was jeans, jackets and shirts. To create the look, mom jeans and overalls are paired with […]

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