Deg Ronilo

Articles by Deg Ronilo

Conversation with a Texas Tea Party Patriot—My Dad

Jan 1, 2010 By Deg Ronilo

About halfway between our cities of residence, Houston and Austin respectively, my dad and I meet in a little restaurant named Schobels. They mostly serve chicken-fried items and other southern dishes. The waitresses, high school girls who wear too much makeup and never seem to remember the beer selection, call…

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Finding Texas at the Film Festival

Oct 31, 2009 By Deg Ronilo

Texas doesn’t get a whole lot of screen time. But at this year’s Austin Film Festival, two smaller films seemed to capture the spirit of the Lone Star State.