Furious 7 Opens

Furious 7 Opens

Posted on April 28, 2015
Posted in Arts/Entertainment, Creative Writing, Opinion and Poetry

Written by Mekhi Grimes

Furious 7 is the newest installment of The Fast and Furious franchise. This new chapter is all about revenge, family, and brothers parting paths.  After Toretto’s and O’Connor’s escapades in London (Getting Letty and helping... Read more »

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Willow’s Way: Part 1

Posted on March 19, 2015
Posted in Arts/Entertainment, Creative Writing, Opinion and Poetry

Written by Tayde McDonald, Creative Writer

There once was a weeping willow. She stood sad and lonely among all the other trees that surrounded her on a tiny hillside, always crying up a river.    What could be hurting her so? Was she sick? Were her roots broken? Were there... Read more »

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"Radio Raheem" from Do the Right Thing

“Radio Raheem” from Do the Right Thing

Posted on March 9, 2015
Posted in Arts/Entertainment, Student News

Written by Martinea Goss, Reporter

This past Friday, I had the pleasure of speaking with the legendary Mr. Bill Nunn. Many of you may know him as “Radio Raheem” from the Oscar nominated film Do the Right Thing. I discussed so many things with Mr. Nunn, from his... Read more »

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House of Cards: Season 3! Yes or no?

House of Cards: Season 3! Yes or no?

Posted on March 7, 2015
Posted in Arts/Entertainment, Creative Writing, Opinion and Poetry

Written by Eamon Sheehan, Reporter

House of Cards, no matter how much it tries to toy with viewers, has always been about power. Realistically portraying American politics takes a back seat to constructing a complex juggling act of manipulation and corruption. Season... Read more »

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The Talent Show Marks a New Tradition of Excellence for Obama Academy

The Talent Show Marks a New Tradition of Excellence for Obama Academy

Posted on November 27, 2014
Posted in Arts/Entertainment, Top Stories

Written by TJ Jackson

Obama Drama has done it again with the recent installment from the Music and Drama Departments, the Talent Show. This grand performance took the place of the traditional Cabaret. The first Talent Show did not disappoint its viewers,... Read more »

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Review of World War Z

Posted on November 23, 2014
Posted in Arts/Entertainment, Creative Writing, Opinion and Poetry

Written by Elena Matos

These past two weeks, Obama’s book club has been reading World War Z by Max Brooks, an epic tale of what might just happen if a zombie epidemic were to break loose and ravage the globe. It shows one man’s thoughts on how things... Read more »

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The Slow Regard of Silent Things

Posted on November 13, 2014
Posted in Arts/Entertainment, Creative Writing, Opinion and Poetry

Written by Maya Lapp

There are millions upon millions of books in this world, in hundreds of different languages, each placed under a carefully organized genre. Everyone, even people who don’t enjoy reading, have a few genres they like best, but what... Read more »

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Review of "Annabelle"

Review of “Annabelle”

Posted on November 3, 2014
Posted in Arts/Entertainment

Written by Naomi Allen

Recently, I had the opportunity to see Annabelle, the highly anticipated horror film. I must admit I was quite disappointed with what I saw. Annabelle is a sequel to last year’s “horror film of the year”, The Conjuring. It is... Read more »

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Show Off Your Art!

Show Off Your Art!

Posted on October 7, 2013
Posted in Arts/Entertainment, Student News

Written by by Olivia Perfetti, Obama Eagle Senior Writer

The basement of Obama Academy isn’t the only place where students’ artwork is displayed. In fact, there are several shows and art exhibitions around Pittsburgh that will be open to anyone and everyone who wants to see some... Read more »

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Dance Moms Season 3 : more drama, more questions

Dance Moms Season 3 : more drama, more questions

Posted on December 21, 2012
Posted in Arts/Entertainment, Student News

Written by Joel Macklin, The Eagle Executive Editor

If you haven’t heard by now, you should know there is a very popular Lifetime reality show that has attracted literally millions of fans and has potential for much, much more. Its name is Dance Moms. From the outset, for the fans... Read more »

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