The two men spoke over each other as they went back-and-forth, it was clear Bernstein was getting frustrated with Cavuto's doubts.
But the heated debate quickly stopped when a wasp began flying around Bernstein toward the end of the interview.
"I am watching a wasp that's flying right around me right now," Bernstein said while dodging the insect.
Cavuto replied with a joke, "must be CNN".
As the White House economic advisor's eyes darted around looking for the wasp as he tried to speak about the future of inflation but nearly yelled "oh s***" as the wasp flew toward him.
\u201cWH economic adviser Jared Bernstein: "I'm watching a wasp that's flying right around me right now."\n\nNeil Cavuto: "Oh boy, must be CNN"\n\n...\n\nCavuto: "The last thing I want to do is see you get stung..."\n\nBernstein: "I wasn't sure where you stood on the 'should Jared get stung'"\u201d