Mindy Kaling’s brother: I got into medical school by pretending to be black

Vijay Chokal-Ingam, brother of Fox star Vera Mindy Chokalingam (known professionally as Mindy Kaling), says he pretended to be African American in 1998-99 in order to gain admission to medical school…

  • dance…dancetotheradio

    ‘presumably taking a slot from a bona fide black student’
    And what was the GPA needed for a white student to get into that school?
    If bona fide means black doctors aren’t as smart as white doctors then I know which doctor I’m going to choose.

  • Who is worse: one who lies or one supports lies?

  • Alain

    So a male can pretend to be a female and a female a male and all of society must accept their pretence, what is the problem with this guy pretending to be a black American.

    • Frances

      Precisely. If I am forced to look at the wedding tackle of a male now soi-disant ‘female’ in a washroom or change room, then any university should be forced to honour the feelings of any white or Asian now soi-disant ‘black’ or ‘hispanic’.