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What do you think about the holidays?

Mr. Frankfother's journalists

December 19, 2014

Filed under Community, Opinion, Showcase

How long does it take for hot chocolate to be drinkable? “It would be about 45⁰C and it would take about 5 to 7 minutes,” science teacher Ms. Hundal said. “If you’re talking from experience than it would take 2 ...

Cameras on duty in Chicago

Lorena Gonsalez, Yuridia Aldana, Jose Nino, and Raul Serrano

December 16, 2014

Filed under Community, News, Opinion

Dear Chicago tribune,   In Tony Briscoe article the police want to put testing body cameras. Many people prefer this type of camera because once with these cameras cops will act proper and people as well. They say Chicago...

Teen opinion split on plastic surgery

Alma Rojas and Gracy Barron

November 17, 2014

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community, Opinion, Student Life

Cosmetic Surgery is becoming more frequent because of social pressure and teens are split on their own opinion of it. Young men and women want to be accepted socially, (particularly by their peers) and body images this plays...

Sword or the pen; at Morton, it’s 50/50

Marissa Santiago and Joshua Salcedo

November 10, 2014

Filed under Community, News, Opinion, Showcase

Half of Morton East students, if forced into the military, would go into combat and fight for our country while the other half would stay behind open fire, safe behind a desk in a non-combat job. In a survey of 100 Morton East s...

MEHS students divided on e-cigs

Richard Herrera and Fabian Navarro

November 10, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Morton East students have divided opinions on the health and hazards of electronic cigarettes. Most e- cigs consist of three different components, including; a cartage, which holds a liquid solution containing varying amounts...

Horror movies: Old school Vs. New school

Alexandra Ocampo and Guadalupe de la Rosa

November 7, 2014

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Opinion

As far as Morton East high school students feel, the old school horror movies are better than the new ones. In a random survey of 100 Morton East students, 52% said that old horror movies are better. The other 45% said the...

MEHS students have spirited opinions on school spirit week

Jocelyne Ayala, Joselyn Santoyo, and Zoe Hayes

January 13, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

Many Morton East students aren’t pleased with the current spirit week, they think its should be changed to add more school spirit. In a random survey of 96 Morton East students, 52 said they would like to have the old spirit...

Graffiti: Art or vandalism?

Victoria Troncoso Mandujano and Sergio Torres

January 13, 2014

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Opinion

Graffiti writing on walls, some people would refer to it as vandalism. In a survey of 57 people we asked if they thought of graffiti as art or vandalism. 50 of them answered “art”. Graffiti has been derived from many generations...

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