The Weekly

How do we get friends like Amy Poehler and Tina Fey?

What this world needs is some more female empowerment.

By Kate Wagner

All too often, when two female celebrities are in the same space the rhetoric revolves around competition, jealousy and cat fights.

There seems to be a twisted pleasure gained from girl-on-girl Twitter feuds, having women undermine each other for a man's attention (circa The Bachelor franchises), and back-stabbing and gossiping from high-profile women - be it real or from a "trusted source".

But we know that women aren't intrinsically 'mean girls', so we gathered just a couple of quotes from female stars celebrating each-other.

Be prepared to feel the warm and fuzzies from some good old fashioned female empowerment.

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