Probably the best part of coming back home after being out of town is the airport reunion with your loved ones. Excitement, hugs, and lots of kisses are part of the welcoming ritual, for most people anyways. Some “lucky” travelers are actually welcomed by prank signs that are as funny as they are terrifying and embarrassing. Check out these 10 hilarious welcome banners…that will only be funny if you have a sense of humor.
This daughter found a hilarious way of embarrassing her daddy at the airport by telling the whole airport she’s expecting her “Sugar Daddy.” Luckily for her, he took it so well he even smiled for the camera next to his sign! And at the end of the day, she did end up getting some sugar from her daddy, so there you go.
It Isn’t Mine
Imagine you enter the airport arrival hall to find your boyfriend holding this extremely embarrassing sign. How would you take it? This guy is probably wearing a suit just in case this sends him straight to his own funeral.
Her husband must have been out of town for a while, so this is a creative way of breaking the good news: it’s a girl! The wife is looking her best and the baby is excited to meet dad: this is our favorite welcome sign out of the whole bunch.
The Rehab Prank
One of the most common airport pranks, this sign adds a creative new touch to it: “hugs not drugs.” The mere thought of people creeping out about this makes the whole embarrassment worthwhile.
Call Me Baby
Another heartwarming story of a dad meeting his baby at the airport. To the rhythm of Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe,” this baby’s sign will definitely make daddy get all emotional and teary-eyed once he goes through the gate.
After a year away for college, this student got a hilarious welcome at the airport. His family took the whole funny airport-signs thing to a whole new level by adding a giant cardboard face mask of the traveler doing a weird face. Hm, when it comes to families, it’s not “love” unless someone embarrasses the hell out of you, right?
This son wanted to show his parents how much he missed and needed them, all while wearing an adorable adult-size onesie. To prove his point, he welcomed them with an annoying reminder to buy more cereal. You know, because kids never give their parents a break, even if they’re over 30 years old.
It’s Gay OK
Though we’re already in the 21st century, there are still people who think being gay is an issue. To play around with society’s misconceptions of sexuality, this dad disclosed his son’s sexual preferences to the whole airport. We don’t really know or care if he’s gay, but we do know people must’ve turned around to see if they read the sign right.