Study finds the most ridiculous excuses for calling in sick

October 25, 2013 / Written By The Five staff
  • Study finds the most ridiculous excuses for calling in sick… The Five can either discuss their best excuse for calling in sick – or the best excuses you heard if you were a boss.

Here are some of the most ridicilous the survey found:

  • Employee said her dog was having a nervous breakdown
  • Employee's dead grandmother was being exhumed for a police investigation
  • Employee's toe was stuck in a faucet
  • Employee said a bird bit her
  • Employee was upset after watching "The Hunger Games"
  • Employee got sick from reading too much
  • Employee was suffering from a broken heart
  • Employee's hair turned orange from dying her hair at home

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