3 of the Worst Work Excuses You've Ever Heard

If you have ever called in sick you are not the only one. According to a recent survey, 40 percent of us called in sick this year when we weren't. But you can't exactly just tell your boss, "I'm not feeling it today," you have to come up with something. Teresa Strasser has three of the worst excuses people actually used from the list CareerBuilder published.

3. A Bear Excuse

A bear was in an employee's yard and they were afraid to come out.

2. The Chubby Excuse

An employee called in "fat" because their uniform didn't fit.

1. Broken Limb Excuse

A person broke their arm while wrestling a female bodybuilder.

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