Stepchild, Big Brother and Mug Shot - Tig Notaro

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Stepchild, Big Brother and Mug Shot

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.

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15:08
R2 Where Are You

by Tig Notaro

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

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13:20
Mug Shot

by Steve Osborne

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

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09:05
So Far to Fall

by Shewit Zerai

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.

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Tig Notaro Live

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.

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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.

Behind the Stories: Shewit Zerai by mothstories

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