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Princess Leia And Other Kick-Ass Women Of Science Fiction

Science fiction lost one of the pioneers of the kick-ass woman when Carrie Fisher passed away on Tuesday. Sure there were plenty of tough women before Princess Leia was introduced to the world in 1977 in Star Wars, but no one did it better. She was a role model for a generation. In honor of Carrie Fisher, and her prototypical character Princess Leia, we take a look at the kick-ass women of science fiction.