As the saying goes, when you’ve got to go, you’ve got to go.

Ben Bailey of ‘Cash Cab’ learned the truth of this Sunday night when he nearly missed accepting a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Game Show Host.

When Bailey was announced as the winner, he was nowhere to be found. Eventually, he dashed breathlessly onstage.

“Well, everybody. I couldn’t get a cab. What can I say?” he explained. “ But there's more to it than that...  watch the video to find out the REAL reason Ben almost missed grabbing his 3rd Emmy.

Let's hope Ben remembered to wash his hands.

[Aol TV]