camera1, flickr

The good people at CareerBuilder.com released this great list of the crazy excuses employees come up with. Admit it, not all of us use sick day when we are actually under the weather. Go on a read our list of 15 ridiculous excuses of why people couldn't come to work. We wonder how many of theses are actually legit.

 

B'Joel, flickr

 

15

Employee's 12 year-old daughter stole his car and he had no other way to work. Employee didn't want to report it to the police.

 

 

 

g_kovacs, flickr

 

14

Employee said bats got in her hair.

 

 

 

drifs, flickr

 

13

Employee said a refrigerator fell on him.

 

 

 

@Doug88888, flickr

 

12

Employee was in line at a coffee shop when a truck carrying flour backed up and dumped the flour into her convertible.

 

 

 

Manav Gupta, flickr

 

11

Employee said a deer bit him during hunting season.

 

 

 

Brad Trump Photography, flickr

 

10

Employee ate too much at a party.

 

 

 

jamesjyu, flickr

 

9

Employee fell out of bed and broke his nose.

 

 

 

RuudMorijn, flickr

 

8

Employee got a cold from a puppy.

 

 

 

photobunny, flickr

 

7

Employee's child stuck a mint up his nose and had to go to the ER to remove it.

 

 

 

Bottlesplus, flickr

 

6

Employee hurt his back chasing a beaver.

 

 

 

Mr Tickle, flickr

 

5

Employee got his toe caught in a vent cover.

 

 

 

besighyawn, flickr

 

4

Employee had a headache after going to too many garage sales.

 

 

 

Gioser_Chivas, flickr

 

3

Employee's brother-in-law was kidnapped by a drug cartel while in Mexico.

 

 

 

Cubic Yard, flickr

 

2

Employee drank anti-freeze by mistake and had to go to the hospital.

 

 

 

jtuason, flickr

 

1

Employee was at a bowling alley and a bucket filled with water (due to a leak) crashed through the ceiling and hit her on the head.