Technically, Emily's mom Teri doesn't lie when she say there's "consequences" for her daughter's behavior. She's just got a cruel and unusual way of saying "Congratulations!"
The straight-A, model student, Emily Watson sits in shock as her mom fakes a stern lecture on about "growing up" and "taking responsibility". Her life's probably passing before her eyes as she frantically goes through the tiny list of things she could've possibly done wrong! All this Nevada teen's patient suffering finally ends when her barely-holding-it-together family finally lets Emily in on the big four-wheeled surprise!