Twitter Reactions to the Birth of Mindy Kaling’s Daughter That Sum Up Our Feelings

published Dec 20, 2017
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Congratulations are in order for Mindy Kaling, who gave birth to her first child, daughter Katherine Kaling on December 15, according to E!. With the news coming out Tuesday afternoon, Twitter is abuzz with reactions today, and here are a few that sum up our feelings on this momentous occasion.

A Wrinkle in Time director Ava DuVernay congratulated the new mom, with whom she just appeared on the cover of TIME magazine.

Sending love to #KatherineKaling + her mommy, dear @MindyKaling. May your lives together be filled with joy. From your @WrinkleInTime Family!

— Ava DuVernay (@ava) December 20, 2017

And that cover isn’t the only thing Mindy’s been rocking lately.

so in one week, @mindykaling:

-was on the cover of time
-starred in the oceans 8 trailer

livin your best life queen!!!!! ??? congrats

— taylor loren✨ (@taylrn) December 20, 2017

Mindy Kaling has been killing it non-stop lately and she just had her baby. Who run the world?

— Judy Robbins (@_judyrobbins) December 20, 2017

Yep, total badass.

As for baby Katherine’s father, people have a OTP in mind, and they will not let it go.

Not to be dramatic but if BJ Novak isn’t the father of Mindy Kaling’s baby I will shatter a window.

— Sam C (@samcrichto) December 20, 2017

dream christmas presents:
– the audio of solange in the elevator
– full pilot of greta gerwig’s ‘how i met your father’ spin off
– to know of bj novak is the father of mindy kaling’s baby

— beth le hem (@urpalbeth) December 15, 2017

We know Mindy’s busy and all, but this would be a true gift:

*prays that mindy kaling pivots to mommy blogging and gives us all the parenting memoir we deserve*

— ⭐ amy o’connor ⭐ (@amyohconnor) December 19, 2017

Same, tbh.

I’m already jealous of Mindy Kaling’s daughter.

— Emma Benshoff (@emmabenshoff) December 20, 2017

I mean, who wouldn’t be? Just look at her closet:

And here’s a lesson for all of you who aren’t appropriately excited.

Mindy Kaling gave birth and it didn’t break my twitter timeline so if I unfollow you tomorrow it’s not personal, you just don’t tweet about Mindy Kaling enough and I hope you learn a lesson from all this.

— Morgan Burris (@itsmorganburris) December 20, 2017
Congrats, Mindy!