After watching Gossip Girl's midseason premiere last night (don't act like you didn't), we actually got to thinking about the perks of watching female-centric television shows. Firstly, there's the brownie points you'll score with your girlfriend for sitting on the couch and bearing the estrogen-thick melodrama for her. Secondly, there's the realization that the show is actually bearable, once you realize that most girly shows feature incredibly gorgeous actresses. Still unconvinced that you're missing out on a win-win situation? Just check out our countdown of the 10 Hottest Chicks in Chick Shows. Get ready to soften up your DVR library.