11 reasons why you need Mindy (Kaling) Lahiri in your life
So, what is it about Mindy Kaling that makes this Indian origin girl the best friend of our dreams? For starters, her on screen portrayals have taught us a lot, from Kelly Kapoor (from The Office) to Mindy Lahiri (The Mindy Project). We want to give the reasons why you (too) need more Mindy in your life.tv Updated: Aug 12, 2015 00:03 IST
Over the years human beings have evolved and worked towards establishing a better way to organize human life and this is where Mindy Kaling comes into the picture. Especially, with her on the spot humour and her cover girl looks (yes, we just quoted Morgan here, The Mindy Project fans).
So, what is it about Mindy Kaling that makes this Indian origin girl the best friend of our dreams? For starters, her on screen portrayals have taught us a lot, from Kelly Kapoor (from The Office) to Mindy Lahiri (The Mindy Project). Today we are completely fan-girling over all that's Mindy. So we want to give the reasons why you (too) need more Mindy in your life. (Also, a big congrats to Mindy for her new Disney animated flick Inside Out.)
Yes, you can happy dance now.
There are certain emotions and situations that can be easily expressed using things that Mindy has said, reinforcing our belief that Mindy is a beautiful and gorgeous know-it-all ninja.
Beyonce Pad-Thai, anyone?
The amount of love that Mindy has for wine or any kind of booze on the show completely matches our own love for the same, from a wine bra to a long island iced tea panties.
2 To motivational words of wisdom to hot working women everywhere.
3 To cover your taste in men.
Hot blonde men from Avengers, please make a guest appearance in any Indian movie. We will all go and watch it. Pinky swear!
4 To cover your dating scene
Women everywhere be like: I am (even though I'm super funny smart and intelligent and I get your wit and sarcasm) still single.
5 Because society is too obsessed with skinny women.
Chubby and curvy it is.
6 If the waist on your jeans is not 26 or 28 and people ask you if you're doing something to alter that?
Thank you very much. My waist size could be wider than this, but it isn't. There you go.
7 Your love of food
Because, who doesn't?
8 Advice on revenge
"Another old saying is that revenge is a dish best served cold. But it feels best served piping hot, straight out of the oven of outrage. My opinion? Take care of revenge right away." That's true. So true. On so many levels.
9 When someone breaks up with you
You have the right to go completely ballistic and it brings out the psycho in the best of us.
*I will kill all your friends*
10 Pushing yourself to new heights and then taking all the credit for it.
Yes. Yes I am.
11 On those days
Maybe you had a fight with someone, your hair isn't behaving or life is just doing what it does.
On life's resume, its job qualification is listed as better at making things worse. And that it does.
But at the end of the day, no matter what happens Mindy Kaling does know it all and nothing can stop us from falling in love with you. No, it's not a girl crush, it's just a crush.
P.S Yes Mindy we need more of this on your show.
First Published: Jun 24, 2015 19:52 IST