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21 Reasons Rachel Green Was The Best Role Model

Looking back, Rachel really showed girls how to be a boss.

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1. She wasn't afraid to make a fool of herself.

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Seriously, wearing your high school cheerleading outfit to impress a guy? She had some balls.

2. She could admit when she was wrong.

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Something we can ALL work on.

3. She shit-talked right back.

Wouldn't try telling Rachel she doesn't have Unagi now, would you?
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Wouldn't try telling Rachel she doesn't have Unagi now, would you?

4. She had her priorities straight.

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Fabulous coat > any man.

5. She made the best prank calls.

But really, if you have an embarrassing last name, you kinda have that coming.
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But really, if you have an embarrassing last name, you kinda have that coming.

6. Her confidence was unparalleled.

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Only Rachel could pull that look off.

7. She didn't take any shit.

8. She wasn't afraid to tell people off.

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Even if they might not have known what that word meant.

9. She told it like it was.

10. She wasn't afraid to bitch someone out in public.

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Namely Ross.

11. She was a master of sarcasm.

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12. She taught us all how to seduce an older man.

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I'm in college and I'm in a band.

Yeah, okay!

13. She wasn't afraid to call you out.

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We all need that friend.

14. She wasn't afraid to end a relationship.

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It's NOT that common, it DOESN'T happen to every guy, and IT IS A BIG DEAL.

15. She was always there for her friends.

16. She stood up for herself.

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You — you know I don't have a — have a problem...with that.

17. She knew how to make you feel special.

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Even if she did make you let her use your insurance.

18. She exploited people's flaws.

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And she did it well.

19. She didn't put up with men being assholes.

20. She was confident in her own body.

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You gotta work with what you have.

21. She went for it.

"I got off the plane."
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"I got off the plane."

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