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The Bluth family and the Bluth Company like to hang banners to celebrate big occasions. The first banner is seen in "Pilot" and 20 others are seen through "Saving for Arraignment Day".

Bluth family banners

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"Happy Trails Pard'ner" banner hangs at George's retirement party. ("Pilot")

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"Happy Valentine's Day" banner hangs at Lucille's party. ("Marta Complex")

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G.O.B. proudly displays a "Mission Accomplished" banner at the Second model home, similar to how George W. Bush held a very early "Mission Accomplished" speech in 2003. ("The One Where They Build a House")

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"You're Killing Me, Buster" banner hangs at Buster's army acceptance party ("¡Amigos!")

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The "Happy Trails Pard'ner" banner is barely visible at George Bluth's wake ("Good Grief")

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The "You're Killing Me, Buster" banner edited to read "Welcome Home, Buster" ("Hand to God")

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The "Mission Accomplished" banner hangs in the Bluth Company offices after moving to a cheaper floor ("Sword of Destiny")

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The "Mission Accomplished" banner hangs in the office after getting upgraded to "Don't Buy" on Mad Money. ("The Cabin Show")

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A "Free Chicken" banner hangs during G.O.B.'s Free Chicken Illusion ("For British Eyes Only")

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The "You're killing me Buster" banner is changed to read "You're kidding me Buster" when he receives an award from Army. ("Forget-Me-Now")

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A "Welcome Rita" banner is hung for Rita. ("Forget-Me-Now")

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After drugging Rita, the family repurposed the party to be a "Family Love Michael" party. ("Forget-Me-Now")

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A "Michael Love Marry" banner hangs at the impromptu wedding for Michael and Rita. ("The Ocean Walker")

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A "Save Our Bluths" banner hangs at the Bluth family's legal defund fundraiser. ("S.O.B.s")

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When Nellie begins "consulting" with the Bluth Company, workers hang a "Workers Love Nellie" dotmatrix banner. ("Family Ties")

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At George's exoneration party, a Mount Up, Pard'ners" banner is displayed. ("Development Arrested")

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When upgraded to "Risky" on Mad Money the Bluth Company employees attempt to hang a "Risky Business" banner. ("Development Arrested")

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Michael hangs a "Your future starts now, George Michael" banner when his son leaves for college. ("Flight of the Phoenix")

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Lindsay hangs a banner that reads: "Vote Lindsay Bluth for Class President. Rich. Pretty. Thin. (Sally Sitwell's not even that hot.)" ("Red Hairing")

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Lindsay makes a "I'm for Lucille 2 4 Congres" banner on the back of Lucille's "You're Killing Me, Buster" banner from "¡Amigos!" ("Red Hairing") The banner can be seen on the stair car in "Flight of the Phoenix" and on the ground by the stair car in "Queen B." and "Off the Hook"

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The family hangs a "Good luck in college, George Michael!" banner. ("It Gets Better")

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Buster hangs a "Welcome Home Mother! Buster Made This" banner on the day of her trial. ("Off the Hook")

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Buster also hangs a "This is why I was late! Ha! Ha! From Buster!" banner. ("Off the Hook")

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A banner made by the Bluths for a released from prison party: "Welcome Home From Jail". ("Unexpected Company")

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There's a "Junior Mr. & Mrs. Bluth 1982" banner in the "Making a Monster" series although it is clear that the sign has been changed and "Junior" and "1982" have been added in later. Also, the illustration is of Lucille and George Sr.. ("Saving for Arraignment Day")

Lindsay's dinner banners

Main article: Lindsay's charitable activities

Other banners


  G.O.B.: Take a look at banner, Michael!
From "Forget-Me-Now"