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    Season 1 
BoJack Hates the Troops
  • BoJack is forced to apologize to Neal McBeal the Navy SEAL (for taking his muffins after Neal called "dibs" on them) on a reality TV show, and he resents being forced to apologize for something so asinine, so he does it in a very sarcastic manner:
    BoJack: You're a hero, the troops are all heroes, every single one.
    BoJack: And I don't believe saying that cheapens the word and disrespects those we mean to honor by turning real people into political pawns.
    BoJack: Also, I am NOT deeply ambivalent about a seemingly mandated celebration of our military by a nation that claims to value peace, telling our children that violence is never the answer, while refusing to hold our own government to the same standard.
    BoJack: Furthermore I do not find it unbelievably appropriate that this conversation is taking place on reality television, a genre which thrives on chopping the complexities of our era into easily digestible chunks of empty catchphrases.

Prickly Muffin

  • The Reason You Suck speech Sarah Lynn delivers to BoJack in response to his moping. It may be harsh, but it's justified.
    Sarah Lynn: Oh, you 'know what I'm going through'? Why? Because you were on some dumb kids' show a million years ago? I had my own fashion line when I was ten. By twenty, I was packing stadiums. I get letters every day from boys telling me that I was the first girl they masturbated to. Literally, someone tells me that every day! [...] You sit up here in your little house and feel sorry for yourself? Ugh, guess what, BoJay: in order to be a has-been, you actually have to have, y'know, BEEN!

Live Fast, Diane Nguyen

  • For those who don't have a great family background, BoJack's blunt speech about how "family is a sinkhole" is a really cathartic moment. BoJack's pretty awesome in general when he gets right to the point.
    BoJack: Look, take it from someone who's had his own shitty parents. Family is a sinkhole. And you were right to get out when you had the chance.
    Diane: The stupid thing is that, even now, I just want them to be proud of me and think I did good. Is that really stupid?
    BoJack: Yep.
    Diane: No it isn't!
    BoJack: Yeah! It is! You want those guys to be proud of you?
    Diane: I guess I was just hoping to get some modicum of closure.
    BoJack: Closure is a made up thing by Steven Spielberg to sell movie tickets! It's like true love, and the Munich Olympics! It doesn't exist in the real world, and the only thing to do now is to keep living forward!
    Diane: Yeah but every time I come back here-
    BoJack: So don't come back here! What's great about Los Angeles is that nobody cares about where you're from or who you are. It's a superficial town where you can worry about stupid shit like keeping your pool clean or what artisanal nuts to put on your salad!
    Diane: I do like salad.
    BoJack: Oh, it's the best! Why do you think people keep moving there?

Say Anything

  • Princess Carolyn's whole Machiavellian scheme to usurp Vanessa Gekko, get Cate Blanchett back as a client, and get BoJack a new movie to star in.
  • Vanessa Gekko even gets her own when she effortlessly deflects an attempt to blackmail Bojack by pointing out that the blackmailers were taking photographs on private property without a permit, and that their attempt at extortion will end with them in prison for four years at a minimum, and to top it off, casually threatens to have them take the fall for the murder of Tupac Shakur.
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    Season 2 
Yesterdayland
  • Mr. Peanutbutter heroically charging into the burning theme park and fighting through the flames to rescue Todd. The cheesy pop-ballad "Every Dog has his Dog-gone Day" being played by the park's DJ (as the park in engulfed in flames) adds to the cheesy-awesome factor. He even gets in a hero pose and a badass one-liner
    Todd: Mr Peanutbutter! You saved me!
    Mr Peanutbutter: No. I saved US!

After the Party

Let's Find Out

  • Mr. Peanutbutter finally lashing out at BoJack for all the abuse he's sent his way over the years. On live television no less!
  • BoJack sticking it to Daniel Radcliffe live on the air.

Escape From L.A.

  • Charlotte's reaction to BoJack almost sleeping with her daughter.
    Charlotte: Don't. Don't you dare. If you are not out of my driveway in thirty minutes, I am calling the police. And if you ever try to contact me or my family again, I will fucking kill you.

Out To Sea

  • Princess Carolyn pulling the trigger on a Chekhov's Gun when she finds out that Rutabaga hadn't actually gone through the divorce, and told her that he's really her best option at 40 years old, despite his being married. This prompts her to dump him as a partner both romantically and in their business, as he'd filed everything in her name to avoid his wife's divorce lawyers.

    Season 3 
BoJack Kills
  • While it did lead to a heartbreakingly serious conversation between Diane and Mr. Peanutbutter, the very fact that she and BoJack managed to, inadvertently, uncover a drug operation by BoJack's old co-star.
    • In the same episode, when Mr. Peanutbutter gets himself and Todd covered in skunk stink, spreading the stink and later tomato sauce around the house, and setting the lawn on fire, Princess Carolyn manages to fix every single problem before Diane gets home.

Fish Out Of Water

  • BoJack and the baby seahorse going through an area where the only light source is emitted from plant-life after being struck, making for some Visual Effects of Awesome in the process.
    • The whole episode has BoJack of all people going into Papa Wolf Mode several times when danger comes near the baby seahorse.
    • This article explains how the episode came about and ended up becoming one of the (if not the) most memorable episodes in the show's history.

Brrap Brrap Pew Pew

  • Just the way how the topics of babies and abortions were handled in. It wasn't demonized and/or glorified — it was just a choice for women. Wanting to or not to abort your child is a choice, and whichever one you choose doesn't define who you are.
    • And in the same vein, the creators also gave well-deserved Take That! shots at either how some abortion clinics have a habit of guilting/shaming women into not having one and how men tried to make decision regarding abortion despite abortion being a woman's issue.

Stop the Presses

Best Thing That Ever Happened

  • Princess Carolyn laying the smackdown on BoJack in the ninth episode after he inadvertently tells her that he doesn't actually respect her opinion.

It's You

  • After spending most of the series having BoJack treat him like a Butt-Monkey, Todd gives an epic “The Reason You Suck” Speech to BoJack, after finding out he slept with Emily, Todd's love interest.
    You can't keep doing this! You can't keep doing shitty things and then feel bad about yourself like that makes it OK. You need to be better! *BoJack tries to apologize* No! No. BoJack just... stop. You are all the things that are wrong with you. It's not the alcohol, or the drugs, or any of the shitty things that happened to you in your career, or when you were a kid. It's you, alright? It's you.

That's Too Much, Man!

  • Sarah Lynn expressing deep architectural knowledge even though she never went to college. Maybe that's what she's always looking up on her phone...

That Went Well

  • Mr. Peanubutter using the entire Chekhov's Armoury he's amassed during the season to save an underwater city during the twelfth episode. This includes a fleet of cabs, their stripper orca chauffeurs, and spaghetti strainers. Lots and lots of spaghetti strainers.
    Mr. Peanutbutter: Spaghetti or not, here I come.
  • Todd coming out to Emily as asexual was both this and Heartwarming for the LGBTQ fans, who were definitely surprised as he is one of the first canonically ace characters on a TV series. Especially when Emily responds that she's still ok with him.
    • The show goes on to handle his asexuality exceptionally well in S4, even going so far as to show that yes, many aces still form relationships and marriage and there is a distinction between aces and aromantic people.

    Season 4 
The Old Sugarman Place
  • BoJack deciding to destroy the Sugarman summer home. It's heartbreaking, but the flashbacks and his own time there show that nothing good is in that house anymore. He refuses to allow this place to continue to be a monument to his own sadness and to his mother's traumatic childhood. He even says that he won't wallow in self-pity any longer, finally starting to grow as a person.

Hooray! Todd Episode!

  • The normally Butt-Monkey Todd proves to be an ace in this episode:
    • Here's some dialogue from the lion clarinetist (marvelously voiced by Keith David) who mentions an epic-sounding Offscreen Moment of Awesome by Todd.
      Lion: His name is Todd Chávez. And he's the most giving man the world has ever known. He saved my pregnant daughter from drowning in a shipwreck, then he delivered her baby while they rode on a piece of driftwood. And then he circumcised her baby while they both hung from the ladder of the rescue helicopter. Of course, before he did, Todd Chavez explained that circumcision has somewhat fallen out of vogue. They had a spirited but respectful debate, and by the end my daughter decided that since we are of Jewish heritage, the boy might like to have the option to become religious if he so chooses.
    • When it seems like all of the tasks Todd is given is overwhelming him, he manages to get the DNA results for Hollyhock about BoJack by tricking Diane, successfully pretend to be Courtney Portnoy's boyfriend, and even have his Iconic Outfit become an instant fashion trend.

Commence Fracking

  • Diane sending in her inflammatory article about her husband without a hint of fear on her face (all while he's standing over her, no less), then getting the best lay of her life from him.

Thoughts and Prayers

  • Courtney Portnoy pulling a pistol on an obnoxious jerk who wouldn't take Diane's no for an answer.
  • Diane's article on how she finally feels safe by carrying around a gun and encouraging other women to do the same as men have no idea what it's like to have to deal with people constantly coming onto them and being in fear of their lives just walking down the street.
  • BoJack to Beatrice, or at least how he imagines he's going to say it: "Fuck you, mom!"

Stupid Piece of Sh*t

  • BoJack finally getting to dish out a little cruelty on his abusive mother by stealing her doll, which she's shown more love and affection for in a day than she ever did for him in his entire life, and throwing it over his balcony. Easily the most cathartic moment in a show that deliberately avoids catharsis.

The Judge

  • Beatrice, a 79-year-old senile woman, doing 47 push-ups without even breathing hard when BoJack couldn't even do one.

loving that cali lifestyle!

  • Todd and his clown dentists getting Princess Carolyn to her meeting with Turtletaub. Aside from their convoluted nonsensical plans, they actually perfectly succeed. The plan is insane and mix clown training with taking PC to the meeting in the most convolutedly unnecessary way possible.
  • Diane managing to destroy Jessica Biel's campaign by revealing on Girl Croosh that she hates avocado.

Time's Arrow

  • BoJack breaking the cycle of abuse, which is a near-impossible task in real life, by deciding not to curse out Beatirce and instead end their toxic relationship on as positive note as they can.

What Time Is It Right Now?

  • BoJack's Character Development shines in this episode after his Eureka Moment, going all over LA and then to San Francisco to find Hollyhock's adoption papers. Coupled with his flying out to Wichita to deliver it in-person and saying that he just wants her to have it, even if her dads lie about where they got it from, shows that he's leaps and bounds beyond the "stupid piece of shit" his Inner Monologue calls him.
    • The fact that, in doing the single most selfless thing he's ever done in his life, he finally gets closure.
  • Todd turning his failed clown business in a exercise motivation routine by throwing people in the woods with frightening rabid clown dentists and forcing them to run, starting a new successful business.

    Season 5 
Free Churro
  • This entire episode is 22 solid minutes of BoJack eulogizing his mother at her funeral. While it's also a Tear Jerker, the entire speech maintaining itself for an entire episode, with no interruptions after the opening credits, is incredible to watch.
    • The episode also shows Will Arnett's acting talent. All of the dialogue in the episode is done by him, and he flips between tragic and comedic repeatedly throughout the eulogy. Helping this is the animators' attention to detail, as they effectively convey BoJack's mood through subtle shifts in his expression that mirror Arnett's delivery.
      • Actually, credit should be given to everyone who worked on the episode. The writing, acting, and animation is all top notch, making for perhaps the best episode of the season.

Head in the Clouds

  • The triumphant return of Character Actress Margo Martindale, presumed dead at the end of Season 3. And they actually brought Martindale in just to mumble incoherently and then say "BoJack."
  • Diane calling BoJack out for all the terrible things he's done throughout the series. She's come a long way from the quiet, socially-awkward woman she was back in Season 1.
    • Unless you think it was obnoxious that she started the conversation in an aggressive and confrontational fashion that was guaranteed to provoke a fight, pressured him to talk about the New Mexico incident when he didn't want to, rubbed in his guilt over Sarah Lynn as much as possible and then told him that he was "being a total asshole", in which case the parts of the conversation where he calls her out are the awesome parts.

The Showstopper

  • Mr. Peanutbutter stepping up and being the first to restrain a psychotic BoJack to stop him from strangling Gina. After trying and failing to change himself in an earlier episode to prove that he can be a "tough guy", he shows real toughness and courage by being his usual kind self and restraining BoJack.

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