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    Posted on Oct 1, 2015

    21 Reasons Felicity Smoak Is The Real Hero Of "Arrow"


    1. She's in complete control of all the tech in the Arrow lair and don't you dare try to mess with any of her computers.

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    2. The whole Arrow lair is her domain actually; Oliver just happens to own it.

    3. She can hack into anything, anywhere, at any time, with complete ease.

    4. People who try to challenge her don't faze her at all, no matter how many arrows they have.

    5. She knows her worth and won't settle for anything less than she deserves.

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    Felicity is no one's assistant. Period.

    6. Seriously, she developed a nearly indestructible computer virus back when she was in college.

    7. And became the CEO of the company that both her ex and current boyfriend used to own without even trying.

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    8. She's no one's damsel in distress.

    9. And she's definitely not anyone's "girl Friday."

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    10. Villains often underestimate her interrogation skills but she always proves them wrong.


    11. Oliver may be able to get other people to believe his BS, but Felicity never falls for it.

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    12. And she's not afraid to put Oliver in his place when it's necessary.

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    13. When it comes to helping out with baby Sara, she steps up to the plate without hesitation.

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    14. She's not afraid to let Oliver and Diggle know that she's an adult, capable of making her own decisions.

    15. She's a master at beating villains at their own game.

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    16. And can kick ass in a suit of armor...

    17. ...or in her best trench coat.

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    18. She'll go to the ends of the Earth to save the people she cares about.

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    19. And she's so smart that having to play doctor in a club's basement is no biggie for her.

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    20. She puts herself and her well-being first even if her happiness hurts someone else's.

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    21. And if anyone dares try to mess with her they always think better of it.

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