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Sundance 2015: After tragedy, Tig Notaro finds love in new documentary
Sundance 2015: After tragedy, Tig Notaro finds love in new documentary

You probably think you know all of the bad stuff Tig Notaro has been through. After all, she laid it all bare in her now-famous, Louis C.K-heralded set at Largo in 2012. To recap: In the span of four months, she was hospitalized with a rare bacterial infection called Clostridium difficile colitis, her mother died suddenly, she and her girlfriend broke up and then she was diagnosed with bilateral breast cancer. As it turns out, the bad news didn’t end there. Eager to have a child of her own — and extend the bloodline of her late mother — Notaro began investigating fertility treatments. But doctors told her that if she underwent the hormone therapy necessary for in...

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