Information for Parents The Mindy Project Parents Need To Know Read Less Message The show reinforces some negative stereotypes about women and relationships: namely that they're needy, neurotic, and obsessed with finding "Mr. Right." Violence Surgical/medical scenes aren't graphic; physical comedy includes falling into a pool, tripping, etc. Sex Characters kiss, make out, and joke about sex and relationships (including hook-ups and one-night stands). Sexual activity is mostly suggested. Language Some swearing ("hell," "damn," etc.), with a few bleeped words (like "f--k"). Characters also use terms like "penis," "hook up," and "slut." Consumerism Not applicable Drinking, Drugs & Smoking Social drinking by adults, with some drunkenness played for comedy.