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Lindsay is/is not a Bluth

Depending on who you ask, Lindsay was either adopted or is a real Bluth.

  • Occurrence of a joke
  • Joke in the background
  • Foreshadowing
  • Combined joke

3 episodes feature this joke:

Season 3

Season 4

  • 3: Indian Takers

    Lucille: "You're more like me than you'll ever know."

  • 8: Red Hairing

    When confronted by Lindsay on the tennis courts, Lucille tells her, "You're more like me than you know."

    Lucille tells Lindsay, "I'm a Bluth and so are you." at Cinco de Cuatro.

    Lindsay: "My name is Lindsay Bluth, and this is who I am." Narrator: "A Bluth, just like her mother."