Gov. Scott Walker doesn't act much like a true conservative.
Lots of things bothered me about my freshman college roommate. He used Brylcream; I was early Beatles. He wore white socks. I dropped those in 11th grade. He'd use pithy foreign phrases like "C'est le guerre" and "Ach du liebe." I knew some Serbian words for body parts.
But the most irritating thing was that he could explain why he was a Republican conservative. I was a liberal. Why ? Uh ... because President Kennedy dressed cool and because my father had once been chairman of our town's Democratic Party.
My roommate's diatribe of conservative tenets was vexing, but understandable. He would ...