04/19/2011 03:49 pm ET | Updated Jun 19, 2011

Mike Birbiglia's Bear Encounter From 'Sleepwalk With Me' Animated (VIDEO)

Mike Birbiglia's celebrated "Sleepwalk With Me" one-man show has finally been released as a live album, and to celebrate, Mike posted this animated version of one its stories.

It seems like the thing to do if you see a bear is hope it doesn't see you. But apparently, you want to do the opposite and make the bear aware of your presence. Of course, there's more to it than that, a fact which Mike Birbiglia and his sister Patty almost learned the hard way.