Mother's Day 2013: The Ten Best Pop Culture Moms of the Year
2. Game of Thrones' Daenerys Targaryen
Next time your mother tries to guilt trip you with stories about the hours she spent in difficult labor trying to bring you into this world, remind her of the Khaleesi, who literally set herself on fire to give birth to her triplets. That'll go over really well at home.
1. Downton Abbey's Dowager Countess
She nags. She's passive-aggressive. She schemes and manipulates. And despite all this, you love her deeply. The Dowager Countess, epitome of motherhood.
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