Continuity mistake: When Mr Burns is doing his TV commercial, the grass in the bowl of the three-eyed fish is light green in some shots, but in close-ups it is dark green.
Continuity mistake: When the man turns over the picture of Mary Bailey on the flip chart, the words "Artists Conception" are missing.
Continuity mistake: During the meeting, Mr Smithers is sitting by Mr Burns and you can see there is nothing in front of him, but when the camera angle changes to behind Mr Burns in the next shot, a glass has suddenly appeared.
Continuity mistake: When we see the picture of Mary Bailey on the flip chart, the wording "Actual Photo" underneath the picture changes position between shots.
Continuity mistake: During the meeting with Mr Burns and his political advisers, there is an adviser in front of the flip chart and you can see it is a blank sheet of paper. But a little later on, the flip chart now has the front sheet on top.
Continuity mistake: When Homer is on the telephone to Marge at the control panel in the Nuclear Power Plant, the door behind him is closed. In the next shot, it is now open.
Continuity mistake: When Mr Burns sits down on the chair near the desk of his office, there is a brown book on the desk that keeps disappearing and re-appearing between shots.
Continuity mistake: When the Governor Inspector is in Mr Burns' office, Mr Burns puts money in the pockets of the Inspector's uniform. When the Inspector leaves the office, his pockets are empty.
Continuity mistake: When Mr Burns attempts to bribe the Government Inspector in his office, his nameplate is on the door. When Mr Burns shuts the door to leave the Government Inspector alone with the money, his nameplate is gone.
Continuity mistake: When we see Mr Burns and Mr Smithers in the office at the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant, you can see there is a rectangle on the wall. When the inspection team arrive, the rectangle has gone.
Continuity mistake: During the breakfast scene, Homer puts his spoon in front of Maggie's high chair. When he stands up from his chair, the spoon has gone.
Continuity mistake: At the start of the breakfast sequence, you can see there is nothing by Homer's bowl, but in the next shot a pink mug appears.
Continuity mistake: When Bart and Lisa are fishing outside Springfield Nuclear Power Plant at the beginning of this episode, you can see there is nothing on the banks behind them. When Dave Shutton approaches them, some rocks have appeared.
Continuity mistake: When Lisa comes down the stairs prior to watching "When Buildings Collapse", the TV screen is near enough in the corner of the living room and can be seen from the stairs. When Lisa enters the living room, the TV has moved further into the room. Subsequent shots of the TV move it so far into the room that it would not have been possible to see it from the stairs at all in the first place.