On this day in history, Aaron Samuels asked Cady Heron what day it was. As with all betchy folklore, her response will always be remembered, fondly and without dispute: “It’s October 3rd.”
If you ask any learned scholars, there’s no question that this was a pivotal moment in the development of this future mean girl prodigy. Cady Heron developed from a fledgling, fringe wannabe to an undisputed mean girl with that one line.
Although Cady Heron is obviously qualified as a mean girl, do her actions truly merit her designation as a betch? We investigate.