Professor kicked off flight for doing math

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A professor from the University of Pennsylvania was removed from an American Airlines flight after the math equation he was working on was mistaken for terrorist activity.

Thursday night the professor was on his way to a speaking engagement and was working on his presentation.

American Airlines says that a passenger expressed concerns and, that fear lead to the professor being removed from the plane, questioned and eventually cleared by authorities.

The incident delayed the flight for two hours.

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