Globe and Mail Blog
Posted on Sunday, December 11, 2011 11:41PM EST
- Wish the weekend could last a little longer?
You’d be amazed at the lengths to which people will go to scam an extra few days off work (external - login to view), whether it’s feigning sickness or making up an urgent personal or family issue.
Scott Bennett’s case offers an extreme example.
Mr. Bennett, 45, allegedly submitted the death notice of his living mother to Pennsylvania’s Jeffersonian Democrat newspaper, in an apparent attempt to get paid bereavement leave from his job, the Associated Press reports (external - login to view).
Man fakes mother's obit to get leave from work - The Globe and Mail
WTF?? How can someone live for 45 years and still be this stupid?