Vic Faust currently creates a buzz online for derogatory remarks about his female co-host. An article in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on September 19 claimed that the former anchor of WXYZ-TV ranted against manager Crystal Cooper for almost four minutes during his radio show at KFNS (100.7 FM).
Allegation on Fox 2 anchor Vic Faust – What has happened?
On September 13 at around 9:50 am, Vic Faust used at least 40 sexist remarks and foul language to belittle his co-host during an off-the-air tirade recorded anonymously.
Cooper was consistently criticized for her weight and parenting abilities, and Faust referred to her with a curse word usually reserved for women.
He even said, “Your kids have an (expletive) terrible mom.” He also called her “fat,” “stupid,” and “nasty.” Sadly, my heart goes out to them.” Moreover, Faust threatens Cooper not to return to the show, a position he says he arranged.
— Chris Boeskool (@TheBoeskool) September 20, 2022
Faust adds that he will “call you an (expletive) every day if you come back.”
When Cooper tells Faust that she does not work for him and will be returning to the show. “I will do anything I have to do to you,” Faust says.
Who is Vic Faust?
Vivian Faust was born and raised in St. Louis. However, his education in professional studies at the University of Missouri ended in 1991 after he graduated from Althoff Catholic school in Belleville.
After graduating from college, his professional career began in 1998, and he has since worked in news and sports in places like St. Joseph, Tulsa, Columbia, and Detroit. Faust left Detroit to work for Fox 2 after working there for 11 years.
Over the past seven years, Faust has worked at local Fox affiliate KTVI (Channel 2). The radio show was put on hold, and Faust didn’t appear on air Monday or Tuesday. In addition, Nexstar Media Group’s chief spokesman Gary Weitman has not responded to email or voicemail messages.