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Louis C.K.’s message about Tig Notaro’s new album ‘Live’

Louis C.K.’s message about Tig Notaro’s new album ‘Live’

By | October 5, 2012 at 10:27 pm | 2 comments

As we mentioned earlier, Tig Notaro's new album Live was released today through Louis C.K's official website. C.K. just sent out a message to those on his mailing list explaining why exactly he thought it was so important the masses heard the 30-minute set in which Notaro...

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New Tig Notaro album now available through Louis C.K. website

New Tig Notaro album now available through Louis C.K. website

By | October 5, 2012 at 11:15 am | No comments

Tig Notaro announced on Sept. 20 that Louis C.K. would release her next album, simply titled Live, as in the verb "live." And today, it's out through LouisCK.com, where you can download it for $5. As we reported before, the download contains Tig's Aug. 3 live set at Largo in Los...

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Tig Notaro has ‘great’ cancer prognosis, Louis C.K. to release her new album

Tig Notaro has ‘great’ cancer prognosis, Louis C.K. to release her new album

By | September 21, 2012 at 8:01 am | 11 comments

Comedy nerds have known for weeks that comedian Tig Notaro had been diagnosed with stage-2 breast cancer. But last night she stopped by Conan and told a much wider audience about her four-month series of awful events, which involved her suffering Pneumonia, contracting an...

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Tig Notaro remembers getting fired from a comedy show, almost dying (Animation)

Tig Notaro remembers getting fired from a comedy show, almost dying (Animation)

By | August 8, 2012 at 2:21 pm | 2 comments

Each week, we’ve been featuring a new episode of Stand Down, the A.V. Club’s new animated series, wherein a comedian tells a story about a terrible time in their career. This week, Tig Notaro tells a chilling story of onstage bombing and near death. It’s not for the faint...

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Comedian Tig Notaro diagnosed with cancer

Comedian Tig Notaro diagnosed with cancer

By | August 4, 2012 at 3:42 pm | 13 comments

One of comedy nerds' most beloved comedians, Tig Notaro has cancer. She made the announcement last night during a show at Largo in Los Angeles, where Louis C.K., Bill Burr and others performed as well. After taking the mic from the show's host, Ed Helms, she addressed the crowd,...

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Tig Notaro is making a movie about clowns, and you can help (Video)

Tig Notaro is making a movie about clowns, and you can help (Video)

By | June 26, 2012 at 3:31 pm | One comment

Comedian and actress Tig Notaro is set to star in a short film loosely based on a time in her life when she hired a clown to help her overcome heartache. “I felt so down and out that I thought the only thing that was going to make me happy was if I called a clown service...

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Tig Notaro joins cast of Sarah Silverman’s pilot for NBC, will play lesbian mother

Tig Notaro joins cast of Sarah Silverman’s pilot for NBC, will play lesbian mother

By | February 3, 2012 at 11:22 am | 4 comments

We reported last month that the casting process had begun for Sarah Silverman's single-camera comedy pilot for NBC . Well, its been announced that comedian and Sarah's BFF Tig Notaro has joined the cast! Notaro, who was a regular on Comedy Central's The Sarah Silverman...

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Sarah Silverman and friends raise money for NAACP at “glorious” anti-Rick Perry show

Sarah Silverman and friends raise money for NAACP at “glorious” anti-Rick Perry show

By | November 2, 2011 at 3:41 pm | No comments

Sarah Silverman has never shied away from employing racial slurs in her comedy, but she’s always maintained that—like any good comedian—she’s making a larger point about racism when she uses racist language, rather than exploiting offensive terms merely for the sake of...

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11 of the Funniest Stories Told by Comedians

11 of the Funniest Stories Told by Comedians

By | August 29, 2011 at 9:21 am | 46 comments

Story telling is an integral part of stand-up comedy. Most comedians, in some form, tell stories. Maybe a story comes as a quick aside to further explain the premise of a joke; sometimes it takes the form of an extended tag at the end of a minute-long bit. At times, a comedian...

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