In her 16 seasons (and counting) on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Olivia Benson (played by Mariska Hargitay) has become a bona fide TV heroine, embraced by fans the world over who devote blogs to her (not to mention hordes of Benson and Stabler-devoted fan-fic), and beloved by other pop culture figures like Taylor Swift for her no BS, ass-kicking, victim-advocating #BOSS moves. In honour of L&O's 25-year anniversary and the much-anticipated 17th season of SVU premiering on September 23, we've rounded up a guide to being bossy like Benson.
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