Mindy Kaling

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    New Judd Apatow-Produced, Lena Dunham HBO Show Girls Slated for April

    Tease - StruggleWhen you hear that there will be a new HBO show about a twentysomething woman trying to make it as a writer in New York City with her best girlfriends, do you a) roll your eyes, think "I'm a male" and get back to reading Matt Taibbi or b) roll your eyes, think "I am not a type! I am ... More >>

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    December 15, 2011

    Tim Love and Tequila Take Over Top Chef: Texas

    Also known as the episode in which Padma goes full Pocahontas, complete with faux Indian choker I once bought during a family vacation to Tucson in 1993.​Seven episodes in, and I'm sorry to report that none of the challenges thus far have involved the contestants being forced to shoot their ow ... More >>

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    February 12, 2010

    The Office: Will the Documentary Aspect Ever Be Addressed?

    ​Maybe this is just the pattern for The Office: alternate the stronger and weaker episodes. Last week's "Sabre" was an unfunny slugfest that dared you to remember why you cared about these people, but last night's "Manager and Salesman" was a chance to enjoy the characters in their natural set ... More >>

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    December 11, 2009

    The Office: Phyllis Claus

    "Secret Santa" was another solid Christmas episode from The Office, and held pretty much to the pattern they've established with past installments like "Christmas Party" (and, well, the whole show): There's an office party, Michael does something embarrassing and rude, everyone feels weird, they g ... More >>

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    October 9, 2009

    The Office: The Knot Is Finally Tied!

    ​Well, the long-awaited wedding episode of The Office, "Niagara," has come and gone, and it was one of the strongest episodes to date. There were plenty of vintage awkward moments, sexual shenanigans, thwarted ambitions, broken hearts, and the same small underlying sweetness that's been there ... More >>

  • Culture

    December 15, 2005

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics weigh in on local theater

  • Culture

    December 8, 2005

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    This highly entertaining play will get you thinking