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38 Reasons Buster Bluth Is The Best Part Of "Arrested Development"

Let’s all give our favorite Motherboy a big hand.

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1. Let's begin with just how loyal Buster is to his mother, Lucille.

Even if things get a little creepy at times...
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Even if things get a little creepy at times...

2. But he knows how to stand up to her when necessary.

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3. Their relationship is definitely the highlight of the show.

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4. He has his priorities straight.

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5. He knows how to have a good time.

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6. And damn, he's got moves.

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8. He may be the only member of the Bluth family who knows what a chicken looks like.

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9. And he's the only Bluth who understands basic Spanish.

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10. He's a romantic.

11. And he gives his all when it comes to love.

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12. Even though all he really wants is a mother.

Buster: I'm in love. And do you want to hear something so surprising? She started out as my mother figure.Michael: Not surprising.
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Buster: I'm in love. And do you want to hear something so surprising? She started out as my mother figure.

Michael: Not surprising.

13. He understands the value of education.

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14. In fact, he was a star student at the Milford Academy.

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15. Even if it didn't necessarily prepare him for real world challenges.

George: You can say what you want about the Milford Academy— the kids that came out of there, prepared for life.Buster: Does anyone know how to eat one of these?
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George: You can say what you want about the Milford Academy— the kids that came out of there, prepared for life.

Buster: Does anyone know how to eat one of these?

16. His feud with Annyong is hilariously adorable.

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17. He's always down for a mother-son photo shoot.

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Not even a coma can stop these two from making the front cover of the Balboa Bay Window magazine.
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Not even a coma can stop these two from making the front cover of the Balboa Bay Window magazine.

18. He bravely fought for his country.

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19. Where he learned a whole host of skills.

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"These kind of skills?"

20. He wore this to a wake.

Michael: What the hell are you wearing?Buster: It’s all regulation, Michael.
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Michael: What the hell are you wearing?

Buster: It’s all regulation, Michael.

21. He sees the silver lining in every situation.

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Even when he had his hand bitten off by a loose seal, he managed to see the bright side.

“Actually, I’m relieved. I don’t have to go to Army because the seal with the bow tie attacked me. I feel like I’ve lost three pounds.”

22. And he even makes light of his predicament.

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23. But even Buster has a breaking point.

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24. Even though the loss of a hand hurt his self-esteem...

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25. …he used the loss for the greater good, becoming an advocate for one-armed people everywhere.

"Read the button, mister!"
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"Read the button, mister!"

26. He never wavers from his principles.

“They only wanted me because I had one hand. And I won’t do it! That’s not the way Mother is raising me.”
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“They only wanted me because I had one hand. And I won’t do it! That’s not the way Mother is raising me.”

27. He deals with the same struggles we all face.

“This huge thing? Yeah, it's new. Of course, the week after I got it, the six came out. You can play a flute with that one. It comes with a flute!”
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“This huge thing? Yeah, it's new. Of course, the week after I got it, the six came out. You can play a flute with that one. It comes with a flute!”

29. But he's willing to sacrifice his health for the benefit of others.

30. He has no tolerance for obscenities.

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31. He recognizes when there's cause for concern.

Tobias: Here, take my business card.Buster: Gah!Tobias: No, no, it’s pronounced ah-NAL-rah-pist.Buster: It wasn’t really the pronunciation that bothered me.
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Tobias: Here, take my business card.

Buster: Gah!

Tobias: No, no, it’s pronounced ah-NAL-rah-pist.

Buster: It wasn’t really the pronunciation that bothered me.

32. He always considers the feelings of others.

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33. He's a peaceful man.

Soldier: You could've hurt some innocent people.Buster: Innocent people?! You mean I've been hurting guilty people?!
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Soldier: You could've hurt some innocent people.

Buster: Innocent people?! You mean I've been hurting guilty people?!

34. But he knows how to stand up to a bully.

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35. But most of the time, he's just so... innocent.

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36. He's basically the only family member who's not completely selfish.

Michael: You didn’t sell your stock?Buster: What? No. Your letter said not to, and I would never want to hurt the family.
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Michael: You didn’t sell your stock?

Buster: What? No. Your letter said not to, and I would never want to hurt the family.

37. He has the best facial expressions.

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38. And who could forget this impromptu photo shoot?

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