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FailCon: Nobody cares about your startup, and that’s a good thing, says Cheezburger’s Ben Huh -

FailCon: Nobody cares about your startup, and that’s a good thing, says Cheezburger’s Ben Huh October 16, 2012 by Terence LEE Ben Huh shares his story at Singapore's first FailCon. Photo: Terence Lee Ben Huh is responsible for much of the world’s lulz. As the founder of The Cheezburger Network , he is on a mission to make the world happy for five minutes a day. He also has a serious side: Through his new venture Circa , which just launched an app today, he wants to change the world of journalism. But before he started a profitable business that posts cat photos online, Ben had gone through a dark phase in his life. When he failed at his first startup in 2001 and fell USD40,000 into debt, he became depressed. “I couldn’t leave my house, I couldn’t leave my bedroom. I just couldn’t face the world,” he said at the keynote speech of the first-ever FailCon in Singapore. The bur...

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