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Deg Ronilo

Politics & Policy |
January 1, 2010

Conversation with a Texas Tea Party Patriot—My Dad

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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October 31, 2009

Finding Texas at the Film Festival

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.