Mom: Hey, Alexa, look at this. You got a note from the principal. She says she is aware of your situation , and we can count on her for any help and support we need. This is pretty cool.
Alexa: Mom you have clearly lost touch with what "cool" means, because it is not being besties with your principal.
Alexa's brother: Oh, yes, principal Trugly is horrible. I got detention for a week just for skipping homeroom. No one can stand her. They call her ugly Trugly
Mom: That is awful! - We used to call her the same thing! Well, not your father! She loved your dad! He was such a suck-up!
TV Series: Alexa and Katie Alexa & Katie is a dramedy about two teen best friends, one of whom has cancer.
What does the bold part mean?