“Soon, he was sure, there would be a study that showed that the mentally ill were actually more attractive than other people. Dating proved it!”
—Lorrie Moore, Bark
The Joss Whedon penned ‘In Your Eyes’ will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival. According to The Wrap
The New York City indie fest, which begins in April, announced the second half of its slate on Thursday, with several marquee talents set to premiere films during the 11 day run, including…
I have never been a big fan of yogurt. Until I realized that I’m just not a big fan of commercial yogurt that is loaded with artificial flavors and preservatives. I grew up in a household where most of our food came from boxes or the freezer. Now that I’m older I’ve come to realize that a lot of the foods I hated growing up were just bad versions of those foods. Another sad fact is that a…
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On standing out in the white male-dominated comedy world.
“There are little Indian girls out there who look up to me, and I never want to belittle the honor of being an inspiration to them. But while I’m talking about why I’m so different, white male show runners get to talk about their art.”
On the attention paid to her appearance.
“I always get asked, ‘Where do you get your confidence?’ I think people are well meaning, but it’s pretty insulting. Because what it means to me is, ‘You, Mindy Kaling, have all the trappings of a very marginalized person. You’re not skinny, you’re not white, you’re a woman. Why on earth would you feel like you’re worth anything?’”
– Examples of why I love Mindy Kaling, from her interview in Parade Magazine.