"Strong Women Characters" Who Made Mistakes (And Learned From Them)Diana Biller, Chaleece N. Johnson, Vesna Cemas and Kyra Baker9/10/14 4:46pm18154EditPromoteGo to permalinkYou know what we really want from our "strong female characters" in pop culture? Not to be perfect human beings. Or to screw up and be sidelined. What we want is to see them do what all great characters do: make mistakes, and grow as a result. Here are a ton of female heroes whose mistakes made them great.