Cavuto reads hate mail he got for criticizing Trump-Putin summit

Fox Business Network host Neil Cavuto spent a segment of his show reading aloud hate mail he received for criticizing President TrumpDonald TrumpSunday shows preview: House GOP removes Cheney from leadership position; CDC issues new guidance for fully vaccinated Americans Navajo Nation president on Arizona's new voting restrictions: An 'assault' on our rights The Memo: Lawmakers on edge after Greene's spat with Ocasio-Cortez MORE’s handling of a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Cavuto, who called Trump’s refusal to confront Putin over election interference “disgusting,” was out on Tuesday but returned on Wednesday and dedicated a nearly 10-minute-long segment of his show to sharing the messages.

“OK, I think a lot of you are still mad at me, and I’ve got to tell you, I feel vulnerable coming in today,” Cavuto said on “Your World with Cavuto.” “Let’s just say apparently I was not missed.” 


“So they finally fired your fat ass,” one viewer’s email read.

“The Chubby Chunk’s been chucked!!! Yippee!! No more negative Trump-bashing from this broadcast fake with the fake hair and the fat neck!!!” another viewer wrote. “Use the time off to atone for your sins and maybe eat a salad!” 

“Hurtful, Alexis,” Cavuto replied. “As I told you before, the camera adds 50 pounds.”

“Look up ‘disgusting in the dictionary and there’s a picture of you!!' ” another viewer said.

The host aired his original comments critical of Trump, standing by them despite the scorn.

“I’m sorry, it’s the only way I feel. It’s not a right or left thing to me, it’s just wrong,” Cavuto had said on Monday. “A U.S. president on foreign soil talking to our biggest enemy or adversary or competitor ... is essentially letting the guy get away with this, and not even offering a mild criticism. That sets us back a lot.”