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Generation Z: The Tech-Addicted Teenagers

Generation Z, born between 1997-1010, is mostly defined as technology addicted teenagers.

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

April 21, 2020

They grew up with the internet and social media. They grew up watching Disney’s Hannah Montana and listening to up and coming pop artists, like Taylor Swift and Rihanna. They are Generation Z. Generation Z includes all people born within 1997 to the early 2010’s. According to an article published by...

The Fall of a Falcon and The Rise of a King

Before there was a Joe Exotic, there was a Michael Vick. Both guilty of animal abuse, but are thought of differently.

Kayla Thompson, ENN Staff

April 20, 2020

Netflix recently released a new documentary called Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem, and Madness. In the documentary Joseph Maldonado-Passage, better known as “Joe Exotic,” was exposed for killing five tigers, to make room for other cats at his alleged tiger sanctuary. During his court appearance many...

Which is Spreading Faster: COVID-19 or Targeted Racism?

Racism targeted towards the Asian American community has increased along with the Coronavirus.

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

March 27, 2020

Recently, the outbreak of COVID-19 has caused widespread panic among impacted nations globally. Within American borders, the virus has created major anxieties for citizens and has led to long lines of customers beginning to panic-buy variously-deemed necessities at their local grocery stores. Viruses a...

Coronavirus: Justified Fear or Massive Overreaction?

In parts of China, it is now mandatory for people to wear face masks in public.

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

March 6, 2020

Hypochondria is a mental illness in which a person fears they are developing a serious, potentially life-threatening disease. Those afflicted have been known to purposefully avoid contact with sick and sometimes even healthy people. According to Everyday Health, a website dedicated to information that...

A Backlash for Journalists

Gayle King and Felicia Sonmez recieved massive backlash on social media for bringing up Kobe Bryant's alleged sexual misconduct.

Kayla Thompson, ENN Staff

March 6, 2020

Even as Kobe Bryant climbed to the top of his NBA career, the ugliest parts of his past never fully stayed behind. Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash on Sunday, January 26th outside of Los Angeles along with nine others, was accused of sexually assaulting a 19-year-old woman in 2003. However, there...

The Turkey Genocide MUST Stop!

This Turkey means a lot more than a tasty meal to the 100 million Turkeys in the U.S., and we're fed up. Courtesy of Google Images.

Gobbles G. Gobblesworth, ENN Poultry Correspondant

November 19, 2019

Turkey has been a staple of Thanksgiving for years. It sits upon the table with stuffing, green beans, gravy, and cranberry sauce. Afterwords, families might go watch the big football game, or watch the dog show. But have you ever wondered how this affects us turkeys? As a proud member of the Poultry...

Is it Taboo to You?

This is the ofrenda that is decorated on Día de los Muertos.

Osaivbie Uhunmwuangho, ENN Staff

November 13, 2019

As the technology continues to progress and continually become more advanced, culture is able to be easily spread. Some aspects of cultures may be seen as taboo to the people who are uninformed about it, while the people who practice the culture see it as fitting for their belief system. Día de los...

The Kristin Chenoweth Experience

A few MISD students were fortunate enough to perform with Chenoweth at her concert.

Ciara Hendricks, ENN Staff

November 8, 2019

It was widely anticipated, and many people were holding their breath for it. Kristin Chenoweth, the Tony Award winning actress, has come to Mansfield and performed at the Mansfield Performing Arts Center on November 2nd. Auditions for MISD students to perform with Chenoweth were open and many MISD students...

The Double Standards of Dating

Many women feel there is a double standard when it comes to dating.

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

November 8, 2019

To feel love and to be loved is an idea people yearn for the entirety of their lives. Whether it’s through meeting someone organically, through friends or through family, or via online sites and apps, dating around has consistently housed a certain stigma. The judgement placed on men versus women is...

Is There a BOO Near You?

The DFW area is home to a number of places that have a haunted history.

Ethan Vu, ENN Staff

October 29, 2019

As the "spooky season" approaches, many people are starting to stock up on candy and preparing their costumes for this ghostly holiday. As this season is known for its ghosts and ghouls, there are a few fables of the holiday such as "The Headless Horseman" and "Frankenstein" that are shared to add to the s...

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