If you've noticed that comedian Sarah Silverman has been quiet on social media lately, it turns out there's a reason for that: she was unconscious in the hospital for five days with a horrible illness. She's better now, but it's chilling to think that the world almost lost the writer of the world's best rape joke.

Hi. This is me telling everyone in my life at once why I haven't been around. This will not interest everyone so feel...

Posted by Sarah Silverman on Wednesday, July 6, 2016

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