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Women emerging from flames in pop culture

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Nothing can stop the most badass women in pop culture — not even fire. That’s something that Daenerys Targaryen proved on Sunday’s episode of Game of Thrones, but she isn’t the first pop culture heroine to brave flames. Let’s take a some of the other fiery females who refuse to be burned, including the Mother of Dragons herself.

Daenerys Targaryen — Game of Thrones



Britney Spears — “Toxic”



Carrie White — Carrie



Taylor Swift — “Bad Blood”



Katniss Everdeen — The Hunger Games



Princess Azula — Avatar: The Last Airbender



Bernie Harris — Waiting To Exhale



Number Six — I Am Number Four