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Secrets & Lays - S1-E17

Continuity mistake: When Will is cleaning the tray, and in all following shots, from when he leaves the room, to when Karen walks over to Grace, to tell her to go get Campbell, there is a wine bottle which keeps jumping from the edge of the blue sink counter, to the edge of the counter which has the cooking gas-hobs on it. (00:09:55)

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Nice in White Satin - S6-E7

Continuity mistake: When Dr. Hershberg begins to cry about the bad news he delivered in the other room, he goes over to cry by the small table with items on it. During this part, the grey box sitting on the table keep opening, closing, moving etc. (00:04:50)

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The Honeymoon's Over - S5-E11

Continuity mistake: When Will and Grace are talking to Karen outside, as she sits on the bench, about how they'll always be a family, the people walking past them on the street behind keep changing, appears, disappearing etc. between shots.

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Acting Out - S2-E14

Continuity mistake: When Grace is talking to Karen on the phone, asking for advice on how to be mean, Karen is in the bath. The amount of bubbly foam on her arm differs in every shot. (00:11:40)

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My Fair Maidy - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: When Will and Grace sit on the rocks in the meditation room, at the end of the episode, the position of Grace's coat changes between each shot. (01:22:00)

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Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Jack enters Will's apartment for the first time, with the idea of him moving in, the exterior outside of Will's apartment is completely different that for the rest of the whole show, and there's a wall right by his door. (00:04:25)

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Whose Mom is It Anyway? - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Jack and Karen are waiting outside the INS office,Karen's leans against the back of the bench she is sitting on, and her arms are not crossed. When the shot changes, her arms are suddenly crossed. (00:12:15)

Whose Mom is It Anyway? - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: Near the beginning of the episode, Will is pouring some wine. First, he pours a full glass and hands it to Grace, then he begins to pour another glass that obviously already has wine in it. He then hands this to Grace and takes an empty glass from her to fill, which he already filled (there is no sign that she already drank the wine in the glass). (00:01:55)

The Honeymoon's Over - S5-E11

Continuity mistake: After Will and Jack unwrap their breakfast Jack puts the wrapping that the Smart Start cereal box was wrapped in, on the table. In some shots during the rest of their conversation, the wrapping actually vanishes in some shots.

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Three's a Crowd, Six is a Freak Show - S3-E10

Continuity mistake: When Grace gets two bottles of beer for her and Mark, she sits down on the sofa with both bottles in her hands, yet in the very next shot one of the bottles has jumped into Mark's hand.

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Will on Ice - S1-E11

Continuity mistake: When Will and Grace play the "love her, hate him" game, they open a magazine up. In the next shot you can tell it's on a different page, because the layouts have changed. (00:05:45)

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Boo! Humbug - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: When Will grabs the silly string from the table, he pulls off the yellow lid and drops it to the floor. In the next shot the lid is on the coffee table. It alternates from on the table/floor for a few following shots as well. (00:59:25)

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Between a Rock and Harlan's Place - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: When Will and Grace are eating dinner, Will has his knife and fork in his hands, but in the very next closeup he his wine glass in his hand. (01:05:00)

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Me and Mr. Jones - S6-E4

Continuity mistake: When James Earl Jones puts his hat down on the piano, he puts it upside down. But in a later shot, as he tells Jack that he's fired, we can see the hat is now the right way up, behind Karen. Later it's upside down again. (00:18:25 - 00:19:25)

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Season 5 generally

Continuity mistake: In the episode "23" when Lorraine, Karen and Will are talking in the entrance to the church, before Stan's funeral, there is a signing book with a pen laying on it. But in one shot the pen has jumped back into the pen holder. It's back to laying on the book in the following shots.

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Bacon & Eggs - S5-E2

Continuity mistake: When Leo comes into Grace's design workplace, he starts to put pieces of cloth on his shoulder. Between shots, before Grace takes the pieces of cloth off of him, they change position on his shoulder completely.

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To Serve and Disinfect - S2-E6

Continuity mistake: After Will and Grace finish eating the pizza on Will's desk, in his office, the positions of the napkins, pizza slices, pizza box and water bottles keeps changing throughout the scene. (00:42:35)

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Grace 0, Jack 2000 - S3-E5

Continuity mistake: After Will squirts his bottle of water all over Jack, the amount of water on his shirt and face differs through following shots. (00:10:00)

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Dames At Sea - S6-E1

Continuity mistake: When Will and Jack wake up to find themselves both in bed together naked, as they state that nothing happened, the quilt on the bed behind Will changes from neatly spread, to messed, to neat again. (00:02:00)

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The Kid Stays Out of the Picture - S5-E3

Continuity mistake: When Will and Grace exchange gifts to each other, Grace unwraps hers. She puts the box and wrapping down on the table. In following shots the face of the box showing has changed and the wrapping has changed position too.

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Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Jack holds his glass of water, he changes from holding the stem of the glass, to the actual bulbous part of the glass between shots. (00:13:40)

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Trivia: In 1995, Megan Mullally starred in a Broadway revival of "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying." That play was written by Abe Burrows, the father of series director James Burrows.

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