NEW YORK, May 13 (UPI) -- Mob matriarch Livia Soprano, played by the late Nancy Marchand on "The Sopranos," tops the list of the New York Post's 10 worst television mothers.
Coming in at No. 2 on the Post's mom-mocking roster is Mary-Louise Parker's pot-dealing character Nancy Botwin from "Weeds," followed by Shirley Jones' child-exploiting band leader Shirley Partridge from "The Partridge Family" at No. 3, Constance Towers' serial kidnapper Helena Cassadine from "General Hospital" at No. 4 and January Jones' ice princess Betty Draper from "Mad Men" at No. 5.