Don't Ask Tig

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Subscribers: 956
Reviews: 8

pmk
 Jun 20, 2021
Tig is so naturally funny! 😄 I enjoy her rye style. Plus good interviews, and the advice is often insightful and serious when needed.

Matilda
 Jun 1, 2021
diddnt she take money from Louis CK then after the fact complain about his well known behavior?

Spencer Kemmish
 May 19, 2021


 Jan 30, 2021


 Jan 4, 2021

Description

Need advice? Comedian Tig Notaro doesn’t have all the answers, but that won't stop her from fielding your questions on life's many challenges. With the help of her friends and the occasional expert, Tig gives her best inexpert guidance on everything from lost love to giving yourself a haircut with toddler scissors. We're warning you now: Don't Ask Tig.

Episode Date
Ron Funches
00:42:49

Need some insider tourist tips about where to visit on a trip to L.A.?  Tig and actor/comedian Ron Funches have some off the beaten path ideas you won't find in any guidebooks.  Ron, the voice behind Cooper on the animated hit Trolls and on Bob’s Burgers and Adventure Time, also talks about his online dating experiences, why Lucille Ball is his inspiration and he and Tig offer advice to a jokester whose friends are offended by his humor.

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp (go to Betterhelp.com/TIG for 10% off the first month) and Indeed (go to Indeed.com/tig for a $75 sponsored job credit). 

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Oct 13, 2021
Seth Rogen
00:35:43

Comedian, actor, producer Seth Rogen is not going to sugarcoat things for you, so when he and Tig meet for the first time over Zoom, he delivers his unfiltered two cents on issues like what to say if your mother asks you for sex advice and what to do about old material that just isn't funny anymore. They also talk about their favorite comedic role models and ideas for how to tell that someone special you've been "around the block" with other guys before.  

OUR SPONSORS:

Betterhelp - betterhelp.com/tig 

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.


Oct 06, 2021
Phoebe Robinson
00:43:53

How do you get your man to say he loves you?  Tig and comedian Phoebe Robinson team up to answer that question and find themselves at odds with an old-time advice columnist who thinks women should not go looking for love.  Phoebe, who is also the host of her own Comedy Central series “Doing the Most with Phoebe Robinson” and of the podcast turned HBO special “Two Dope Queens” and Tig share a laugh over forgetting what they're talking about right in the middle of their conversation.  And they have some fun advice for a listener with a cranky grandma and another one with a parrot interfering in his owner's love life.

OUR SPONSORS:

Betterhelp - betterhelp.com/tig 

Sakara - sakara.com/dontask and use code: dontask20

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Sep 29, 2021
Sanjay Gupta
00:36:10

This is your chance to hear advice on careers, love and COVID from one of America's best-known doctors, Sanjay Gupta!  Dr. Gupta is not only an Emmy-award winning CNN medical correspondent, he's also a neurosurgeon and was once listed on People Magazine's sexiest people alive.  So, it's safe to say,  he's overqualified to join Tig as they offer guidance to a high school student on how to break it to her mother that she wants to be a TV journalist instead of a doctor. They also help a listener decide whether to stay in their marriage or pursue a crush. And he and Tig discuss the pros and cons about being considered a sex symbol.


OUR SPONSORS:

Betterhelp - betterhelp.com/tig 

Wealthfront - wealthfront.com/tig

Nutrafol - nutrafol.com and use code “TIG”

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Sep 22, 2021
Samantha Bee
00:45:49

No one speaks their mind quite like comedian, TV host Samantha Bee, and this time she's upfront and personal with Tig. Together they advise a listener on how to snap out of a crush on their therapist and tackle the tough issue of figuring out if someone actually likes you or is just being polite. Then Tig and Samantha bond over how and when they each had that "birds and bees talk" with their own kids and also how they personally cope with grieving a lost loved one. 

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/tig) and Indeed (indeed.com/tig). 

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact

Sep 15, 2021
Margaret Cho
00:34:09

Back in the dating scene and contemplating whether it would help to delete all traces of all exes from your social media? Feeling guilty about leaving your dog home alone now that there are safer ways to gather outside socially? Comedian and actress Margaret Cho steps in to advise Tig’s listeners with pearls from her personal history. Tig and Margaret bond over their love for country music and offer up some frank talk about how best to remove yourself from a draining relationship. 

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/tig), Brooklinen (brooklinen.com and use promo code: Tig) and Ned (ned.com/tig).

Aug 18, 2021
Janet Varney
00:42:43

Need some new ideas for how to fend off creepy guys at work?  Should you reveal how you tricked a former teacher now that you're going to be his colleague?  Actor and co-founder of SF Sketchfest Janet Varney joins Tig to give advice on those questions, and even tackle the tricky issue of how much to tip waiters in a foreign country... which brings up one of Tig's most embarrassing and funny memories.

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/tig), Indeed (indeed.com/tig), and Wealthfront (wealthfront.com/tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Aug 11, 2021
LeVar Burton
00:33:46

Don’t know how to deal with romantic feelings for a coworker that’s already in a relationship? Still, feeling guilty from that illegal left turn you made decades ago that potentially caused a multi-vehicle pileup? Well, actor and television host LeVar Burton drops by Don’t Ask Tig to help you out. LeVar, who played Lieutenant Commander Geordi La Forge in “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” gives Tig some well-needed advice, commander to commander, about the joys and overwhelm that comes with being a part of the iconic franchise. 

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig), Ned (ned.com/tig), and Brooklinen (brooklinen.com and use promo code: Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.


Aug 04, 2021
Martha Beck
00:37:27

Find yourself confused about the difference between a life coach and a therapist? Well, highly sought-after life coach and New York Times bestselling author Martha Beck pays Tig a visit to explain. Together, the two help a recently single woman work through the anger of getting dumped out of the blue. Martha and Tig also advise a Quaker minister on what to do now that his congregation -- which is filled with people who hate each other -- is returning to in-person service.  

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig), Ned (ned.com/tig), and Wealthfront (wealthfront.com/tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.


Jul 28, 2021
Mike Birbiglia
00:36:23

Need to perform a DIY exorcism to rid an inheritance of bad energy? Did someone from your past write an unflattering song about you in their first EP? Tig and comedian/actor Mike Birbiglia have some answers to navigate these situations and more. Mike also explains why “maybe quit” is a part of his advice to creatives aspiring to make it in Hollywood.

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (www.betterhelp.com/Tig),  the “Happier with Gretchen Rubin” podcast (listen wherever you get podcasts), and Bambee (www.bambee.com/tig).

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at www.dontasktig.org/contact.


Jul 21, 2021
Esther Perel
00:46:23

How do you choose between staying with your boyfriend or pursuing his best friend who is so hot you’re dreaming about him at night?  Is there a way to get those sexual sparks back if your partner’s body changes to the point where you no longer feel attracted to them? Who better to ask than relationship expert Esther Perel who joins Tig in person to talk sex, love and intimacy? The world-renowned therapist also discusses new emotional patterns she sees as Americans emerge from pandemic lockdowns and how we can use play, like her new game "Where Should We Begin - A Game of Stories," to ease back into life. Learn more at Estherperel.com/thegame

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig), Brooklinen (brooklinen.com and use promo code: Tig), and Indeed (indeed.com/tig). 

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact. 


Jul 14, 2021
Cyndi Lauper
00:34:19

What should you do if your daughter just wants to have fun-- hanging out at her wealthy boyfriend's house instead of yours?  Music icon Cyndi Lauper and Tig answer that,  plus give advice to a woman who lost her mother's diamond decades ago and wonders if she should confess now. Cyndi also admits she sometimes pretends she's someone else when spotted by a fan in public, and Tig tries to help Cyndi figure out which celebrities are in her cell phone under coded initials.

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig), Indeed (indeed.com/tig), Storyblocks (storyblocks.com/tig), and Sakara (sakara.com/dontask and use code: dontask20).

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.


Jun 02, 2021
Jane Velez-Mitchell
00:44:56

What should you do if your dog eats a friend's $12-hundred dollar shoes? How about if your kid wants to be vegan?  And why you should kick a vaping habit? Outspoken journalist, author, activist Jane Velez-Mitchell joins Tig to dispense no-nonsense advice on those and other issues like telling the world you're a lesbian later in life and how to stop a friend from opening a bakery when they're a terrible baker!

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig), Sakara (sakara.com/dontask and use code: dontask20), and Tor Books' The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, available now wherever books are sold.

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.  


May 26, 2021
Zack Snyder
00:37:58

What does it take to replace one key actor in a feature film after it's edited?  The director of “Superman” and “Justice League,” Zack Snyder, explains how his team inserted Tig into hours of footage with green screens and other tricks, while Tig reveals her acting techniques on Zack's latest film “Army of the Dead.” Plus, Tig and Zack offer advice on how to tactfully get rid of all that artwork your kids bring home from school and suggest the most thoughtful ways to tell your partner they really need a shower— especially when they've lost their sense of smell.

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig), Sakara (sakara.com/dontask and use code: dontask20), and Bambee (bambee.com/tig). 

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.  

May 19, 2021
Sunny Hostin
00:42:28

Want advice on how to ask the cashier at your local Trader Joe’s for a date? Unsure how to handle your grandma, who's apparently developed a habit of forging autographs? How about needing help naming your beehive?  Get answers to those and other pressing questions when Tig chats with TV host, journalist, and lawyer Sunny Hostin, who also tells all about how Whoopie Goldberg's shoes created a blood sport behind the scenes on "The View." 

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig), Indeed (indeed.com/tig), and Storyblocks (storyblocks.com/tig).

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.  


May 12, 2021
Ed Helms
00:40:51

 Comedian and actor Ed Helms, star of The Office and Hangover movies, discloses how he handles awkward fans who yell at him across airports, and how to deliver an inspiring commencement speech. Then Tig and Ed help listeners navigate annoying office hygiene issues and working with an eccentric billionaire.

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig) and Sakara (sakara.com/dontask and use code: dontask20).

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.  


May 05, 2021
Fran Lebowitz
00:29:38

 Contemplating a trip to Mars? ... how about if it's only one way? Wondering how you can learn to be funnier? Writer and social commentator Fran Lebowitz responds to listener questions and explains why she believes that a density of "angry homosexuals" is good for a city. Plus, Fran tells Tig what she wishes she could ask her late friend, novelist and Nobel Laureate, Toni Morrison.

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig), Sakara (sakara.com/dontask, use code: dontask20), and the podcast Back From Broken.

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.  


Apr 28, 2021
Lilly Singh
00:41:02

NBC host and comedian Lilly Singh dishes about the best advice she ever received from her mentor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and why producing her talk show, "A Little Late With Lilly Singh," is more fun the second time around. Then, Tig and Lilly give their takes on texting etiquette, responses to unwanted comments about your body, and what to do if your mother says she wants to move in with you.

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig) and Sakara (sakara.com/dontask and use code: dontask20).

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Apr 21, 2021
Paula Poundstone
00:50:17

Having trouble getting your kids to read books? Got an uncomfortable secret you need to share with a friend before they walk down the aisle? Comedian Paula Poundstone and Tig are here to help. Plus, Paula discusses interacting with her stand-up audiences and how she carries on conversations during dates.

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig), Sakara (sakara.com/dontask, use code: dontask20), and the podcast Back From Broken.

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.  


Apr 14, 2021
Andrew Yang
00:37:29

Is it possible to have a successful run for public office even if you don’t end up winning? Andrew Yang looks back on his 2020 presidential bid and looks forward to his bid for mayor of New York City. Andrew also helps Tig advise listeners on setting boundaries if you’re an introvert, and how to gently let someone know that they’ve been calling you by the wrong name for a really long time.

Get tickets to Don’t Ask Tig: Live! with Nick Kroll on April 8th at dontasktig.org/tickets! It helps support this public radio podcast!

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.  

Apr 07, 2021
Judd Apatow
00:34:16

Recorded live last December, Judd Apatow gets candid about mentorship and the ways that his personal life end up in his films. Tig and Judd give advice about initiating a breakup, motivating an unmotivated retiree to spice up his life, and getting an odorous co-worker to use deodorant. Want to check out video of the event?

Get tickets to Don’t Ask Tig: Live! with Nick Kroll on April 8th at dontasktig.org/tickets! It helps support this public radio podcast!

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig) and Sakara (sakara.com/dontask and use code: dontask20). 

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact. 


Mar 31, 2021
Rebecca Walker
00:44:07

Rebecca Walker shares her experience writing for Tig’s Amazon Prime series “One Mississippi” and what it was like growing up with a larger-than-life mother. Tig and Rebecca offer up their pearls of wisdom about teaching sexual boundaries to teens, de-scandalizing your child’s wedding music playlist, and how to stop unnecessarily apologizing.

Get tickets to Don’t Ask Tig: Live! with Nick Kroll on April 8th at dontasktig.org/tickets!

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig). 

Need advice?  Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.  

Mar 24, 2021
Molly Ringwald
00:43:09

We're back! Molly Ringwald admits that she's terrible at giving teenagers advice (despite being a teen movie icon). Molly and Tig advise on dealing with lottery-winning family members, finding your life's purpose, and what to do with old love letters.  

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig) and Indeed (Indeed.com/Tig).  

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Mar 17, 2021
Sarah Paulson
00:43:35

Tig and Sarah Paulson give advice on receiving sub-par baked goods and correcting someone’s word usage. They also name a car and auction off a gavel!

Don’t Ask Tig returns with new episodes March 10.

This episode is sponsored by Betterhelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig) and Indeed (Indeed.com/Tig)

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on TwitterFacebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Jan 27, 2021
Nora McInerny
00:37:42

Nora McInerny of Terrible, Thanks For Asking joins Tig to give advice on hard times, old friends, skater boys, and Cheap Johnnies. 

This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig) and by Sakara (sakara.com/DontAsk)

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Jan 20, 2021
Robin Roberts
00:39:23

Robin Roberts and Tig catch up on growing up in Mississippi in this chat from December. Plus, Tig and Robin advise on recreational space travel and making career choices, and they name a cat from Jersey!

This episode is sponsored by Indeed (indeed.com/tig) and Betterhelp (betterhelp.com/tig discount code tig)

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Jan 13, 2021
Jameela Jamil
00:40:21

Jameela Jamil has the advice you need in the new year, whether you’re facing your nemesis or your own insecurities. Jameela and Tig talk bad kissers, loud roommates and how to stand up for yourself in all situations.

This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig) and by Sakara (sakara.com/DontAsk).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Jan 06, 2021
Reese Witherspoon
00:42:29

Reese Witherspoon drops in with her signature advice style: “super proper meets kinda country.” Reese and Tig advise on true love, trying to find friends, and how many gifts are too many gifts. Plus, they have some shoe recommendations for you. 

Get tickets to Don’t Ask Tig: Live! with Judd Apatow on December 17th at dontasktig.org/tickets!

This episode is sponsored by Headspace (headspace.com/tig) and BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on TwitterFacebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Dec 16, 2020
Roxane Gay
00:32:25

Roxane Gay joins Tig to share her thoughts on gossip (good), cats (sometimes evil) and being social (it takes work!). Plus, Tig and Roxane trade advice for a girl stuck with a date who is “dull as tarnished silver.”

Get tickets to Don’t Ask Tig: Live! with Judd Apatow on December 17th at dontasktig.org/tickets

This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on TwitterFacebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Dec 09, 2020
Atsuko Okatsuka
00:28:02

What if you accidentally broke up with your soulmate? Comedian Atsuko Okatsuka of “Let’s Go, Atsuko!” joins Tig to talk unrequited love, game shows gone wrong and mismatched hiking abilities.

Get tickets to Don’t Ask Tig: Live! on December 17th at dontasktig.org/tickets

This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Dec 02, 2020
Stephen Colbert
00:39:06

 Stephen Colbert flies in with some special holiday advice, complete with catty pilgrims and vegan eggnog.

This episode is sponsored by Sakara (sakara.com/DontAskEarlyAccess) and BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Nov 25, 2020
David Sedaris
00:36:42

Did you know wine can expire? David Sedaris and Tig tackle questions about terrible gift-givers and what happens when the pandemic quashes your dreams. 

Get Don't Ask Tig masks and T-shirts at dontasktig.org/shop!

This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Nov 18, 2020
Aisha Tyler
00:39:09

Aisha Tyler and Tig met over 20 years ago doing stand-up, and now they’re here to swap advice on downsizing, dealing with parents who only watch Fox News, and the country mouse vs. city mouse divide. 

Get Don't Ask Tig masks and T-shirts at dontasktig.org/shop!

This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Nov 11, 2020
Oscar Nuñez
00:30:22

Oscar Nuñez from "The Office" is here with advice on critical co-workers, dating while broke and drunk declarations of love.

This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig) and by Sakara (sakara.com/DontAsk).

Check out merch at our shop: https://bit.ly/DontAskTigShop

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Nov 04, 2020
Kate Moennig and Leisha Hailey
00:32:06

 Do you need a best friend? Kate Moennig and Leisha Hailey of the “The L Word” join Tig to give advice on long-lasting friendships, confronting cheaters and when a hickey goes too far.

Check out Kate and Leisha’s PANTS podcast.

This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).


Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Oct 28, 2020
Indigo Girls
00:38:31

Tig and the Indigo Girls are here to offer you advice...or are they? Topics they might cover include honing your craft, healthy partnerships and how to get off the phone.

This episode is sponsored by Sakara (sakara.com/DontAsk), BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig) and Indeed (indeed.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Oct 07, 2020
Olivia Munn
00:31:43

If you’re walking down a dark alley, take Olivia Munn with you. Olivia and Tig talk about combating self-doubt, coming clean for karma and why you should consider martial arts. 

This episode is sponsored by Sakara (sakara.com/DontAsk) and BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Sep 30, 2020
Stephanie Allynne
00:34:22

The advice is coming from inside the house! Tig is joined by her wife, actress and writer Stephanie Allynne, as they try to give tips on finding true love and monitoring kids’ screen time. Plus, what happens if you don’t think your partner is funny? 

This episode is sponsored by Talk Space (talkspace.com, code: DON’T ASK) and by the podcast True Crime Obsessed (truecrimeobsessed.com).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Sep 23, 2020
Cheryl Hines
00:33:57

Sometimes you should just say no — and run away. Cheryl Hines and Tig share this and other timeless advice for speaking the truth and following your acting dreams. Plus, Tig debuts a brand new segment: Name That Thang.

This episode is sponsored by Indeed (indeed.com/Podcast) and BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Sep 16, 2020
Reggie Watts
00:38:23

Reggie Watts brings out his musical stylings in an attempt to solve your problems. Reggie and Tig dispense advice on changing careers, overly affectionate cats (no such thing!) and how to respond to that text you’ve been avoiding. Plus, we unveil our Worst Advice Hall of Fame. 

This episode is sponsored by Sakara (sakara.com/DontAsk) and BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Sep 09, 2020
Sean Hayes
00:39:31


Is a big wedding worth it? Should you get that degree? Sean Hayes and Tig are here to offer some conflicting advice on topics of all kinds. Plus: Tig needs your help with a problem of her own.

This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig) and Indeed (Indeed.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Sep 02, 2020
Michelle Buteau
00:35:16

 Tig and Michelle Buteau get breaking news while doling out advice! They talk DNA tests, asking for help and what songs you absolutely should not play at your wedding. 

This episode is sponsored by Talkspace (talkspace.com, code: DONTASK) and by the podcast Obsessed With: Disappeared (disappearedpod.com)

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Aug 26, 2020
Ira Glass
00:33:32

Ira Glass of “This American Life” brings his podcast wisdom to the show. Ira and Tig discuss falling for roommates, trouble in the laboratory and deodorant etiquette in the wilderness.

This episode is sponsored by Sakara (sakara.com/DontAsk) and BetterHelp Online Counseling (betterhelp.com/Tig).

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Aug 19, 2020
Nicole Byer
00:30:36

Emmy nominee Nicole Byer thinks you should get a hobby! Nicole and Tig dispense advice on how to make friends as an adult and whether you should take that big risk you’ve been dreaming about. 

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Aug 12, 2020
Glennon Doyle
00:33:29

Tig connects with writer Glennon Doyle -- a person potentially actually qualified to give advice -- to answer questions about breaking up with friends and negotiating office politics. 

This episode is sponsored by Talk Space (talkspace.com, code: DON’T ASK) and Latterday Lesbian Podcast (latterdaylesbian.org). 

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on social:
Twitter.com/dontasktig
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Aug 05, 2020
Sarah Cooper
00:28:34

Sarah Cooper entertains the internet by lip syncing to Trump’s most quotable soundbites, and now she’s offering some wisdom of her own. Sarah and Tig spar over advice on vegans, face masks, and how best to explain what happens when you die.

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Jul 29, 2020
Will Ferrell
00:38:12

Tig calls on Will Ferrell for advice on romantic proposals, marriage frustrations, and why you should really go to the dentist. Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at dontasktig.org/contact. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.


Jul 22, 2020
Introducing Don’t Ask Tig
00:01:08

Every week, comedian Tig Notaro and a rotating cast of guests field audience questions on love, loss and life’s other indignities. Coming July 22nd.

Need advice? Submit your question for Tig at www.dontasktig.org and click contact.

Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram at @DontAskTig.

Jul 15, 2020