Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

Labor Day isn't just an excuse to barbecue or squeeze in one last trip to the beach; it's also the day we remember the contributions of workers to society. These scifi, fantasy, and superheroines pay tribute to the wartime labor icon Rosie the Riveter—and show off their guns.

Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Buffy the Riveter" by AJ Paglia


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Leia the Riveter 2: The Alliance Strikes Back" by Thomas Sullivan


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Rosie the Riveter and Winry Rockbell" by Joao Couto


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"We Can Do It" by Oliver Barrett for iam8bit's Street Fighter 25th Anniversary show


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

Captain Marvel #2, Cover Art by Ed McGuinness


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

She-Hulk #9, Cover Art by Mike Mayhew


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Diana the Woman" by Shane Carey


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Wonder Woman Rosie the Riveter" by Nick Mockoviak


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS"Diana the Riveter" by Alyssa Spector


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Wonderfully Riveting" by *RaJoMu


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"l. rosie the riveter" by Dave Shabet, from Dead Winter


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS"Starbuck the Riveter" (T-shirt no longer available - Also where are our enlisted grade crew members?)


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"This Was a Triumph" by Jesse Rubenfeld


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

Kick-Ass Movie Poster


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Janine the Riveter" by Jason Fitzsimmons


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Rogue the Riveter" by LeeMinKyo


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Leela the Riveter" by Bob Fitzpatrick


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"FemShep: We Can Do It!" by Bill Mudron


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Rosie the Riveter Cap" by Scott Blair, inspired by Stephanie Castro's 2012 Comic Con cosplay


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

by Caldwell Tanner and Nathan Yaffe


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Kaylee the Riveter" via RockBetter


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Samus the Riveter" Limited Edition Tee from Shirtpunch


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Toph - We Can Do It" by SpazztasticFanGirl


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"We Can Bend It" by Rachael Thomas


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"We Can Do It (Asami)" by Lauren Bennett


Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Wonderella as Rosie the Riveter" by Dylan Meconis


And occasionally some non-lady types get in on the act:

Scifi and fantasy ladies pose as Rosie the Riveter for Labor DayS

"Robo the Riveter" by Scott Wegener