- Mommie Dearest (Movies)
"Can you seriously imagine me conspiring to save Daddy dearest?"
How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child! Thanks to Christina Crawford's 1978 bestselling autobiography, the image of movie star Joan Crawford beating her adopted daughter with a wire hanger is forever burned into the public consciousness. The image of movie star Aaron Echolls beating his son with a belt is forever burned into the minds of the conscious public, that is, the three million or so who watch Veronica Mars. Maybe the other 294 million will wake up one day.
- 2.10 "One Angry Veronica"