The Mindy Project Season 1 Review “Halloween”

Mindy had an unexpectedly pleasant run-in with her old boyfriend, Tom, on this week’s episode of The Mindy Project, "Halloween." Tom’s attitude towards Mindy made it very clear that he had many reasons to be afraid of Mindy, but it seems as though she has made some significant progress in her healing process and is no longer feeling the need to physically attack Tom intentionally.

Although her encounter with Tom was the spark that motivated Mindy to pursue things with Josh, Tom did not stay integral to the plot. Mindy was upset after finding out that Tom and his wife were pregnant, but she didn’t dwell on Tom for much longer. Unlike a lot of rom-com heroines, Mindy didn’t sit there and pine for Tom, or wonder what she could have done differently, or call Tom and go crazy on him. She was frustrated with her situation, but she didn’t waste any more time blaming him or being angry with him for her problems. Read More...


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