The Simpsons

Krusty Gets Busted - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: When the burglar points the gun at Apu and says "Hand over all your money in a paper bag" Apu immediately replies "Yes, yes, I will". But when Bart sees this incident on TV later, the time between the burglar demanding the money and Apu replying "Yes, yes" is much longer.

Diatribe of a Mad Housewife - S15-E10

Continuity mistake: After the clown balloon that rips at the car dealership there is a bit of material left over and there is also a cord attached to the wooden platform where the balloon was. After a reaction shot, it cuts back and the material and the cord have both disappeared.

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Dude, Where's My Ranch? - S14-E18

Continuity mistake: Carla's "Carla" ring is only on her finger in the closeup.

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$pringfield (or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Legalized Gambling) - S5-E10

Continuity mistake: When Homer makes the food with the mix of Tom Collins mix, cloves and a pie crust you can see the labels on the Tom Collins mix and the cloves change between mixing the ingredients and after tasting them. Also the top on the Cloves bottle keeps changing through the scene. When Homer takes the bottle out of the fridge you can see a red top on it. When he sits down the top has disappeared and starts pouring the cloves. When the shot changes the red top is back and it disappears after that. (00:15:20)

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Radio Bart - S3-E13

Audio problem: Just after Krusty kicks Sideshow Mel into the big birthday cake on his show, he says "Hey kids" but his mouth doesn't move right.

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Separate Vocations - S3-E18

Continuity mistake: When Lisa decides to take Miss Hoover's Teacher's Edition, we see "Teacher's Edition" on the spine of the book. But when Lisa puts it in her bag the spine of the book is completely blank.

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Homer at the Bat - S3-E17

Audio problem: When we see Steve Sax driving, he says "What a nice little town" but his lips don't move.

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Black Widower - S3-E21

Revealing mistake: When Moe and Barney are seen drinking wine at the wedding, somebody walks away with a tray. When they are drinking the animation is repeated because you can see part of the tray keeps coming on and off-screen. (Look by the bottom right). (00:13:25)

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Selma's Choice - S4-E13

Continuity mistake: In this episode Hans Moleman's skin colour is yellow. However in "Duffless " his skin colour is brown and in other episodes it is a dark yellow-green colour.

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Home Away From Homer - S16-E20

Continuity mistake: Ned's front door before he and his family leaves opens on the left side (when looking at it from outside), but after the "Coach" has moved in, it opens on the opposite side.

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Das Bus - S9-E14

Continuity mistake: At the U.N. club, Bart puts his sunglasses on his desk when he talks about Libya. The sunglasses change position between shots.

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Marge vs. the Monorail - S4-E12

Audio problem: When Mr Lanley is playing the piano, he plays some chords with both hands. During the line "Put up your hands and raise your voice", he plays the same chords, but at a different note, with only one hand.

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The Wandering Juvie - S15-E16

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Homer is going down the escalator, in the Costington's Centre, after he gets on two men follow him, then a woman, yet when the shot changes, it's a man then a woman then the other man. (00:00:45)

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Smart and Smarter - S15-E13

Factual error: The tongue Lisa sleeps on in the museum isn't anatomically correct. It shows the bitter and sweet taste buds as being side by side on the surface of the tongue. In reality, different taste buds are not in specific places on the tongue. I wouldn't normally complain, but this is supposed to be in a museum.

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Homer the Vigilante - S5-E11

Continuity mistake: Near the start when Marge is putting jam on bread, she spreads it on the last piece but as she puts it on the plate it changes to a blob in the middle.

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Bart the Daredevil - S2-E8

Continuity mistake: When Homer is driving to Truckasaurus there is a wide shot of the road with two cars on it, but in the next side shot of the road, the road has loads more cars on it. (00:06:30)

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Summer of 4'2 - S7-E25

Continuity mistake: When Marge is cleaning the dishes on the morning after Bart reveals Lisa as a nerd, Marge is seen in close-up with a white necklace. In next shot of Bart and Lisa, as well as the rest of the scene, Marge has a red necklace.

Sideshow Bob's Last Gleaming - S7-E9

Continuity mistake: When Bart and Lisa first enter the Duff Blimp, Bart doesn't have his back-pack on. However, he is suddenly wearing it after the bomb has gone off.

David Mercier

Trash of the Titans - S9-E22

Continuity mistake: When we see the wide shot of all the houses going along the road, you can see that Moe's door is facing away from the Simpson's house. But in the next shot, Homer jumps in through Moe's door, it's like the tavern did a 180 degree turn.

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Mr. Plow - S4-E9

Continuity mistake: When Homer drives up to the bridge on the mountain to save Barney, half of it is covered with snow, then in the next shot, the snow is gone.

Tree House of Horror X - S11-E4

[The Simpsons are driving down a road as fast as possible.]
Homer: Dear God, it's Homer. If you really love me you'll save my life now.
[The gas needle immediately drops to empty and the car stops.]
Homer: D'oh.

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Trivia: The Simpsons holds the record for most guest stars; it is also the only non-variety show to have had appearances from three former Beatles (Paul, George and Ringo).

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