Guy accidentally gets his height wrong on a form. His new employers think he's at death's door.

Guy accidentally gets his height wrong on a form. His new employers think he's at death's door.
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On April 28, a man named Thom O'Neill posted a screenshot to Twitter of a text conversation about his brother. It has since been RT'ed over 500 times because it is hilarious.

Apparently O'Neill's brother accidentally listed his height as 17 cm instead of 176 cm on a health form for his future employers, but filled out his weight correctly, giving him a BMI (body mass index) of 149,000 (the ideal BMI range is between 18.5-24.9). For some reason, the employers' first thought was not the logical conclusion of "mistake" (17 cm is 6.7 inches), but instead, "Sweet Jesus, this man has a BMI of 149,000!" 

Anyway, these future employers were now very worried about him, because they thought he was a vastly overweight person (not as worried that he was shorter than a newborn baby). Despite him trying to reassure them that he'd simply made a mistake when writing down his height, they remained skeptical, and insisted he see a doctor. Which he did. And then he added a "6" to the end of his height. Problem solved.

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