When Helena Andrews heard this declaration on Saturday Night Live, her first reaction was How daaare you? But after a commercial break and some thought, she decided to poke at the stereotype that says "successful" and "bitch" are synonyms. Unafraid and frank, she comes to realize that being a bitch is sometimes the best way to be—except, of course, when it's not.
"A very good story"
"When a Daughter Becomes the Parent to Her Mother" is from the May 20, 2016 Lifestyle section of The Washington Post. It was written by Helena Andrews and narrated by Jill Melancon.