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The Memy Awards: And the Winners Are...

Prasanna Ranganathan | Posted 07.17.2015 | Entertainment
Prasanna Ranganathan

I decided that I wanted to hand out my very own Emmy Awards today and thanks to a slight typographical error when first writing this piece I decided they would be called The Memy Awards -- my picks for performances and series that warranted being singled out for recognition.

An Ode To Mindy Kaling

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment

Life was honestly dark before Mindy Kaling got famous. The star, who rose to prominence as a writer and actor on the hit NBC series "The Office," h...

Mindy Kaling Says Everyone In Hollywood Is Lying About Sex Scenes

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.19.2015 | Entertainment

You think you know, but you have no idea. Mindy Kaling is letting non-Hollywood folks in on a secret Hollywood folks haven't been telling: sex sce...

Oklahoma Same-Sex Love Moves to the Forefront With 'Heartland'

Sarah Toce | Posted 06.11.2015 | Gay Voices
Sarah Toce

Indie film Heartland began as a passion project. At its core, the script is a careful arrangement of serendipitous events primed to present an endur...

The 10 Best On-Screen Biking Outfits to Copy This Summer

Bianca Heyward | Posted 05.27.2015 | Style
Bianca Heyward

Memorial Day weekend signaled the beginning of Citi Bike season in New York City, and everyone wants to look their best with the breeze blowing through their hair. After months of dark stationary indoor cycling, it's time to get back out there.

'The Mindy Project' Finds A Home At Hulu

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 05.15.2015 | Entertainment

Hulu has officially picked up "The Mindy Project" for a 26-episode fourth season. It will join Hulu's Original Programming slate, the streaming servic...

3 Things 'The Mindy Project' Taught Me

Meg Conley | Posted 05.11.2015 | Women
Meg Conley

By now we've all been accosted by the news that Fox -- the brilliant organization behind such gems as Bones! and The Swan! (note my sarcasm) -- has canceled The Mindy Project. Let's all take a moment to sob. And sob some more. Now hiccup cry. Now breathe deeply. One more sob.

The Risky Feminist Joke Mindy Kaling Is Shocked Didn't Get Flagged On Her Show

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 05.11.2015 | Women

Fox might have cancelled "The Mindy Project," but Mindy Kaling knows her show took risks others might not have dared take, like a provocative joke abo...

Don't Tell My Mother! Creator Tells Her Mother Everything

Annie L. Scholl | Posted 05.08.2015 | Entertainment
Annie L. Scholl

In October 2011, Nikki Levy was 34 and had just broken up with her girlfriend. Her life, she says, was "no bueno." Levy, a film and TV producer who most recently worked at Fox, figured her life would be great again if she moved back to her native New York City.

Chris Messina Heads for Venice

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.16.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

His acting career is percolating nicely -- featured role on a hit sitcom, parts in Oscar-winning films such as Argo and respected series such as The Newsroom -- but Chris Messina couldn't pass up the opportunity to direct a film of his own.

12 Great Relationships That Never Happened

Posted 04.16.2015 | Entertainment

Remember the time that C.J. and Toby finally realized they were madly in love and began a romantic relationship that went down in favorite-TV-couples ...

Mindy Kaling's Brother Sounds Off on American 'Black Privilege'

Tyree Rush | Posted 06.06.2015 | Entertainment
Tyree Rush

This just in, Mindy Kaling has a brother who is totally racist... maybe? Many stories like this have surfaced the past week. In them are varying accounts about Mindy Kaling's estranged brother and how he "duped" admissions counselors across America by pretending to be black.

Chris Messina Thinks Mindy Kaling Has 'Incredible Balls'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 04.01.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Chris Messina confirmed to HuffPost Live on Wednesday what we all already knew: Mindy Kaling is a badass. During a conversation with Messina about ...

Cookie Doughprah Winfrey and S'moria Steinem: 10 Solutions to Ben & Jerry's Women Problem

Amanda McCall | Posted 05.27.2015 | Women
Amanda McCall

There are currently no female flavors of Ben & Jerry's ice cream (even Tina Fey would agree that, while "Greek frozen yogurt" is certainly a healthy ice cream alternative, it is not the same as ice cream).

Comedian Julie Goldman: 'I Would Be Lesbian Maude' in Modern-Day Remake

Sarah Toce | Posted 05.19.2015 | Gay Voices
Sarah Toce

It makes sense that Goldman would have an unapologetic outlook on her comedy. Joan Rivers was, after all, one of her favorite comedians.

Real Women Have Back Fat

Stacie Huckeba | Posted 03.17.2015 | Women
Stacie Huckeba

After losing half my body weight, I somehow thought that life would get easier. Somehow, I thought that all of this would be easier. But as it turns out, it's harder. It's more frustrating and far more painful living in this body than it ever was living in my 300-pound one.

35 Ways Mindy Kaling Won The Internet in 2014

Em & Lo | Posted 03.02.2015 | Women
Em & Lo

We love her because she's her own freakin' boss. We love her because she fantasizes about being the oldest sister in a Jane Austen novel, with Taylor Swift as the youngest sister.

Female Comics Are Making a Statement About Feminism, And It's Awesome

Madeline Diamond | Posted 02.14.2015 | College
Madeline Diamond

While gender inequality is still an issue in the entertainment industry and beyond, perhaps humorous yet thought-provoking commentaries are the start of some improvement.

Here's Why Adam Pally Is Leaving 'The Mindy Project'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 11.22.2014 | Entertainment

Dr. Peter Prentice will soon be officially off-duty. Shulman & Associates' resident bro, Adam Pally, is set to leave his regular series role on "Th...

That Time Rhea Perlman Pulled Mindy Kaling's Hair Out

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 11.10.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Rhea Perlman's having the time of her life shooting "The Mindy Project" this season. The veteran actress told HuffPost Live on Monday that she'd be...

Mindy Kaling On Why 'The Mindy Project' Is Unconsciously Feminist

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 11.06.2014 | Women

Mindy Kaling is the creator, star and a writer of "The Mindy Project," a rom-com sitcom currently in its third season. As she so eloquently put it in ...

'Mindy Project' Actress Shares Her Story Of Awkwardly Kissing Mindy Kaling

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 10.30.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

You may not know Beth Grant's name, but you'll definitely recognize the hilarious character actress who has been in literally everything. These days s...

Mindy Kaling Was Mistaken For 17-Year-Old Nobel Prize Winner

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 10.28.2014 | Entertainment

Mindy Kaling might be famous enough to sell out her panel discussion at The New Yorker Festival earlier this month, but even she is occassionally mist...

'Mindy Project' Star Weighs In On Anal Sex Episode

Posted 10.23.2014 | Entertainment

It was the booty call heard 'round the world. On the October 7 episode of "The Mindy Project" ("I Slipped"), Danny tried to get some action from his g...

After 'The Mindy Project' Anal Sex Scene, What Should Consent Look Like On TV?

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 10.18.2014 | Entertainment

Middlebrow is a recap of the week in entertainment, celebrity and television news that provides a comprehensive look at the state of pop culture. From...