FROM YAHOO NEWS:
A 62-year-old man who bravely dragged a shark away from children at an Australian beach has been fired from his job at a British charity because he had claimed to be on sick leave.
Paul Marshallsea and his 56-year-old wife, Wendy, were on leave from the Pant & Dowlais Boys & Girls Club in Wales for “work-related stress” in January, when he was spotted on a video grabbing the shark in shallow water as it approached the children and pulling it in the other direction. The footage, captured by a local television crew, went viral, with Marshallsea “hailed a hero,” as London’s Telegraph newspaper put it.
“We don’t recommend manhandling sharks, but this gentleman did a great job,” a spokesman for the Australian coast guard said at the time.
But Marshallsea and his wife returned from Australia to find a letter from the charity’s board of trustees informing the pair they had been fired.
LOL…WOW, I GUESS BEING SICK GAVE HIM EXTRA POWERS! PEOPLE BETTER WAKE UP – THE WORLD WIDE WEB WILL GETCHA EVERYTIME..