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Aliens Abducted My Employees

Entrepreneurial nightmares you have to see to believe

This story appears in the August 1999 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

OK, so some situations won't ever exist outside of the tabloid realm. But in the material world, a number of have had more than their share of all-too-real nightmares to deal with. Here, three entrepreneurs tell their tales of woe...and how they survived after their worst nightmares came true.

I Got Bugged By The Media!

Ironically, Annabelle Candy Co.'s darkest hour came just before Halloween, 1996, in a nightmare that cost the San Francisco Bay-area company nearly $2 million.

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