Mindy Kaling's birthday is on Wednesday, and there's no better time to consult our rock, Ms. Mindy Lahiri herself. Thanks to her relatable one-liners and some seriously real talk, The Mindy Project's Dr. Lahiri makes the perfect dream BFF. She's smart, successful, and hilarious, and she's never afraid to tell it like it is. Even better? She's played by our Hollywood girl-crush Mindy Kaling, who brings so much charm to the character that even in her most unflattering, out-there moments, you still think, "Yep, I love her." Take a look at all the GIF-worthy moments when you perfectly understood Mindy Lahiri, and count the days until the next season debuts on Hulu.
39 Times You Perfectly Understood Mindy Lahiri