CNN's Jake Tapper far from working class man

David Beilstein, Lion's Den column / Headline SurferBy DAVID "DAN" J. BEILSTEIN
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MONTPELIER, Vt. -- CNN's Jake Tapper lies about his working-class background.

Hey, Tapper, when you attend a private school with exorbitant tuition and your old man attends and graduates from Harvard Medical School, you're not working class. It's fine if you grew up privileged, but why lie about it?

CNN's Jake Tapper / Headline Surfer



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David "Daniel" Beilstein, spent the better part of a decade in Central Florida, in New Smyrna Beach in particular as a reporter for the former daily community newspaper, the New Smyrna Beach Observer, in 2008, and later attended Full Sail University. A kidney issue forced him to return to Essex, Vt., in November 2014, but he has agreed to continue writing his community column, the "Lion's Den" for, owned and operated by award-winning journalist and Publisher Henry Frederick under NSB News LLC. Headline Surfer is a registered trademark.