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    What will be your excuse?

    How are you going to explain that two hour lunch you will be taking on Thursday to your boss?



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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    I have a meeting with my boss and a rep. My attention with be divided. Sorry I'm not sorry.


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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    Had to make an "emergency" appt to take my car in for engine problems, earliest time available is Thursday morning. Should be done and in later in the afternoon.



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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    I'm sure I will have committments at our other work location...


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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    No excuse, I am the boss... sometimes it has its perks.



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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    I told him I am having sex with his wife.



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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    My professor just cancelled class because she wants to watch the game



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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    I don't need an excuse, I do what I want.



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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    No excuses. Will likely be watching it on the tv in his office.



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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    I have a break from 11-2 every thursday, hope we win fast.



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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    I am the boss. There, you have permission to watch it too.



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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    I would just tell him there's an ISU game on TV that I need to watch and that I don't give a **** what you Husker-lovin' A-holes think...




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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    No excuse here, not even telling my boss. Just not going to show up to work at all on Thursday. I usually have to work at around 8:30 or 9, but have been showing up at 5:30 the last couple days to put in extra hours to make up for Thursday. I'll get my 40 by end of business Friday in time for the KU game.



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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    Quote Originally Posted by pulse View Post
    I am the boss. There, you have permission to watch it too.


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    Re: What will be your excuse?

    These are the times when it's awesome that we have a 50" tv with DirecTV in our break room.

    I already usually take my lunch from 1-2, & I can meander in & out for the rest of the game.



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