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This Day Is Bananas, B-A-N-A-N-A-S: Mindy Kaling Took B.J. Novak As Her Date To The Oscars

These alums of 'The Office' were meant to be together. It's settled.

This Day Is Bananas, B-A-N-A-N-A-S: Mindy Kaling Brought B.J. Novak As Her Date To The Oscars
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Stop everything because Oscars Sunday has suddenly become so much more meaningful: Mindy Kaling and B.J. Novak attended the event as dates. If you're a fan of The Office (A.K.A. the best show ever made), you'll know Kaling and Novak played on-screen love interests Kelly Kapoor and Ryan Howard while simultaneously dating IRL. According to Kaling, their relationship has always been in a "weird" sort of limbo, but could this be a sign that they're finally together for the long haul?

"I will freely admit: My relationship with B.J. Novak is weird as hell," Kaling shared in InStyle's June 2015 issue. "He is not my boyfriend, but he is not my best friend. I guess you could describe our relationship as a 'romantically charged camaraderie with loud arguments,' but I don't think Facebook would accept this as a new status."

Hey, guys... it's been three years. New year, new boo? According to The Mindy Project star, maybe not.

"I'm going out for a night of fun... with my best friend," Kaling said in a video posted to Instagram.

"What's up, Snapchat?" Novak said eagerly as Kaling panned the phone camera to him.

WHAT IS THE MEANING OF THIS, MINDY?!

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In December 2017, Kaling welcomed her first child, Katherine Kaling.

The actress has yet to confirm the identity of the child's father, but... 

This Day Is Bananas, B-A-N-A-N-A-S: Mindy Kaling Brought B.J. Novak As Her Date To The Oscars
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