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Stepchild, Big Brother and Mug Shot

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Comic TIg Notaro details her complicated relationship with her step-father; a New York City cop on a bust discovers the value of a mug shot; and a teenager rebels after her brother is disowned.

Photo by Micah Cordy

A comedian must build a new relationship with her stepfather after her mother's sudden death.

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An NYPD detective gets a surprise while hunting for the city's most wanted felons.

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A teenager rebels after her brother is disowned.

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Tig Notaro

A woman must find new ground with her step-father after her mother’s sudden death.

Tig speaks with The Moth’s producing director, Sarah Austin Jenness, in this web-exclusive full length interview.

Behind the Stories: Tig Notaro by mothstories

Tig’s story is available as a bonus track on her album Live, which can be purchased here!

 

Steve Osborne

An NYPD detective gets a surprise while hunting for the city’s most wanted felons.

Steve Osborne and a friend during his time as a cop. Photo courtesy Steve Osborne.

 

Shewit Zerai

A teenager rebels after her brother is disowned.

Shewit talks about the MothSHOP Community Education Program in this web-exclusive interview.

Behind the Stories: Shewit Zerai by mothstories

You can learn more about The MothSHOP Community Education Program and our other outreach programs here!

 

 

The music featured in this episode…

The Drift – Uncanny Valley - Find it on iTunes/Amazon/Spotify

Bilk – R2D2 - Find it on iTunes/Amazon/Spotify

Cat Power – New York - Find it on iTunes/Amazon

Bill Frisell – Struggle - Find it on iTunes/Amazon/Spotify