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The most absurd excuses for calling in sick

October 15th, 2015

Episode 111 of 1453 episodes

The latest CareerBuilder survey says 38 percent of employees have called in to work sick when they're feeling well in the past year, but some take their explanations to the next level. CareerBuilder's Rosemary Haefner reveals this year's most absurd excuses.

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