As a refresher, Padma was featured on The New Yorker's Instagram account — but Priyanka had been mistakenly tagged instead. Padma first reacted to it by sharing the screenshot of the blunder and writing, "Thank you to the illustrious '@nydailynews' for the shoutout," intentionally writing the wrong publication's name. "I know to some we all look alike, but [shrug emoji]... #desilife #justindianthings." (The original post appears to have been deleted by The New Yorker.)
When she was then asked about it on WWHL, Padma shared how she felt about the mix-up. "I thought it was funny," she admitted. "I thought it allowed me to point out that there are a lot of these kinds of mistakes. I didn't take it personally. She's a beautiful woman; it was fine. And I actually felt like there was so much more mileage and that article went so much further."
See the full WWHL clip below.
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