James Bond and Batman do everything perfectly the first time. But sometimes, the best hero is the one who bumbles and screws everything up — right until he or she suddenly saves the day with a brilliant maneuver. Who's the greatest accident-prone hero ever?

Please include a picture or clip or book cover for this trouble-prone do-gooder. And please mention his or her name, and where we can find their adventures. Thanks!


Top image: Maxwell Smart, played by Don Adams. The original, still the best.