Folks Point to Jake Tapper's Employer After He Blames Some Coronavirus Deaths on Media Who 'Misinformed' People

Photo by Colin Young-Wolff/Invision/AP

Jake Tapper attends Politicon at The Pasadena Convention Center on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2017, in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Colin Young-Wolff/Invision/AP)

Over the last several weeks, the mainstream media, high-profile Democrats, and liberal commentators (but I repeat myself) have been in full “blame Fox” mode when it comes to allegations of people dying as a result of supposed “misinformation” reported by Fox News figures about the dangers of the Wuhan coronavirus.


Their latest attempt at this was by way of a despicable New York Times piece from this past weekend which falsely blamed Sean Hannity for the death of a 74-year-old Brooklyn bar owner who died from Wuhan coronavirus complications after a cruise he took with his family in early March.

The story was soundly debunked, but that hasn’t stopped members of the mainstream press from continuing to push the narrative that certain news organizations and media figures are to blame.

Case in point, CNN’s Jake Tapper, who didn’t name names in the below tweet. But considering his and his network’s obsession with Fox News, it’s not hard to figure out his angle:

He was soon reminded of a few things:


And flashback:

Facts first, Jake. Facts first.


Join the conversation as a VIP Member

Trending on RedState Videos