Last summer, super-cool comedian Tig Notaro went viral with a stand-up routine that covered some unlikely material: her mother’s death, her breakup, her near-death infection from C. Difficile and her breast cancer diagnosis—which she had received earlier that week. Now in remission following a double mastectomy, Tig sat down with Conan to catch us up on her health and her current projects, which include her podcast Professor Blastoff and an upcoming national comedy tour. And as you’ll see below, she’s learned the value of being, uh—wait, hang on one second—of being present.
Click here to watch the whole episode, including Jeff Goldblum’s on-air near-death experience and a performance by Fall Out Boy!