Mindy Kaling Is Very Happy With Her ‘Elle’ Magazine Cover

She responded to criticism on Twitter.

By Jamilah King Jan 07, 2014

Mindy Kaling took to Twitter today to respond to critics who bashed her recent "Elle" cover. The cover features a close-up shot of the actress and writer’s upper body instead of the standard full-body, which some critics have blasted as racist and fat phobic. Kaling, however, disagrees: