Tig Notaro Blew Up With the Help of Louis C.K., Got a Double-Mastectomy, Beat Cancer and Says the Secret to Her Success is Realizing "Nothing Matters"
Her legendary set talking about her cancer and her mother's death inspired Louis C.K. to call it one of the "greatest standup performances" he's ever seen. She says nothing matters -- and that's the point.
"We have a running joke, 'is it OK to hug your dom?' And of course, after the pain, the beatings, the sobbing and orgasms, he always holds me in his arms, until I am put back together."