The Buzz: Acceptable times to play hooky

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A college student’s recent trip to the ball game has gone viral, after he shared his professor’s surprising response to his absence from class.

When Charlie Winovich skipped his class, and the professor demanded to know why, Charlie was honest and explained that he had a chance to see his favorite team – the Cleveland Indians – play in the World Series. He told the professor that he understood there would be repercussions to the decision to skip class.

Much to the 20-year-old’s surprise, the professor emailed back: “Charlie. That looks like an impeccable excuse. No repercussions. Go Tribe!”

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Have you ever skipped out on anything for a good reason?