Scroll to 1:24 to hear Mindy's amusing take on not knowing how to fake an Indian accent and using Apu from "The Simpsons" as her coach.
Much love to Mindy Kaling. In addition to acting on "The Office," she's also a writer and producer on the show and back in the early 2000s co-wrote and co-starred in the off-Broadway play "Matt and Ben", a send-up of the her fellow Bostonians' rise to fame.
I also stand with her in solidarity as another Asian American who is unable to imitate her parents' voices. But I don't think that's necessarily a bad thing. 'Tis better than sounding like this: