Best comedy TV continuity mistakes of 2007

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100th - S7-E13

Continuity mistake: Timmy agrees to marry Russell because Timmy's work visa has expired and he will have to leave the country. However, in the season 5 episode "Double Down" Timmy states that he has been a US citizen for many years.

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Pop Me and We Both Go Down - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: In the episode "First Kiss," Justin has a girlfriend, Miranda. But in this episode Justin starts dating this new girl from his class, who's actually the same Miranda. This doesn't make any sense. How is she a new student and how could they just meet if they were dating eight episodes ago?

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The Habitation Configuration - S6-E7

Continuity mistake: When Howard is almost done moving out of his mother's house, there is a table in front of him with a measuring device in the top corner. In one shot, the device moves to the opposite corner of the table. In a few shots later, the item returns to its original position.

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Chuck Versus the Break-Up - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: When Morgan cuts the power to the home cinema room at Buy More and the angry black guy storms out, the circuit breaker box is still open. Yet, when he grab hold of Morgan a second later, the box has closed itself. (00:12:20)

Andreas Winnberg
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Dude, We're Gettin' the Band Back Together! (Part 1 & 2) - S1-E22

Continuity mistake: During the song at the end, there is a zoomed out shot of the entire crowd. You can see Phineas and Candace both screaming with their hands in the air, their eyes closed, and Phineas is not holding a camera. When the camera instantly cuts to a close up of them, both of them have their mouths closed, their hands down, their eyes open, and Phineas is holding a camera.

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Summer Special - S3-E1

Continuity mistake: When Mick is in the police car and there is a shot on his lap, the time on his watch reads 2:25. This episode takes place straight after Episode #2.8 and Mel stated at the wedding in that episode it was 3:15. (00:01:25)

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Continuity mistake: In "iHeart Art", when Spencer is working and the dentist pushes back the tongue and his saliva sprays on Spencer, you can see that every time it switches back to Spencer, the wet stain on his shirt decreases in size.

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All About My Brother - S1-E16

Continuity mistake: When Serena is saying goodbye to Dan, rain is pouring on the angle focusing him, but not on the angle focusing her. This changes back and forth.

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End Run - S3-E3

Continuity mistake: During the scene when Michael is attempting to deceive Brennen into letting him and Nate go (from the time Brennen receives the picture message to when Brennen leaves), Brennen's necktie (right below the knot) changes from having a dimple to being flat, 6 or 7 times during the scene.

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Tony and Maxxie - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: While Sid is reading the messages from Effy and Tony on his phone, Effy's name is spelt 'Effie'. However, in the next shot it is spelt 'Effy'.

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Down for the Count - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: When Dougie and Cindy are discussing the raking while Cindy is knitting, the amount of finished cover varies when the shot changes.

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Episode One - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Pete is trying to get the drill back from Ben (before Pete says "I'll give you a fiver if you give me the drill"), the position of Ben's hands on the drill change between shots.

Neil Jones
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Episode One - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: When Gavin and Stacey arrive at Mick and Pam's house in the Saab, the car stays on the drive. A few minutes later, Bryn appears in his Citroen into the same place on the drive and the Saab has moved to the space in front of the house.

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Smells Like School Spirit - S1-E7

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Newt is going to measure for the "Chill Zone," he asks Cory to help him. At first Cory is holding the main piece of the measuring tape, while Newt runs out with the "pull out end." Shortly, after cutting out to a conversation, Cory is holding the "pull out end" and then releases it, so his buddy Newt is the one caught by surprise when Cory releases his end of the measuring tape.

Alicha Kutz
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Continuity mistake: Season 2, episode 1: When Doug Rich is holding a knife against Dale, the knife changes between shots from Doug holding the knife overhand, to underhand, back to overhand.

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Dummy - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: During the scene where Ned and Chuck are making a pie, Ned picks up the unfinished pie crust off the counter so Chuck can put more flour down. After she sifts the large pile of flour on to the counter, Ned moves to put the crust back down and now it is easily twice the size it was when he picked it up. There is no way for him to have rolled the crust larger off camera because Chuck was in the way and that was the whole reason he picked the crust up.

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Nothing to Talk About - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: When Violet is talking to the boy outside the school, he is holding a baseball bat. At one point he points the bat at her, but in the next shot the bat is on his shoulder.

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Continuity mistake: In "Paintball Deer Hunter" Chris says he is handing Heather the final marshmallow of the night. When the shot changes for Heather to yell at the rest of the team, Chris is holding a full plate of marshmallows.

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Grubble Gum/The Cinnamini Monster - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: In "The Cinnamini Monster", Mung is holding a bottle of spice in one shot, which disappears after he puts on a hat two shots later.

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Love Is a Weapon of Choice - S2-E6

Continuity mistake: Bret and Jemaine begin fighting in the studio, knocking over a microphone stand. When Murray comes in the studio the microphone is standing up.

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