Best TV continuity mistakes of 1998

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So Near, Yet So Farfetch'd - S1-E47

Continuity mistake: When Team Rocket takes off in the boat, it sinks. Their pokeballs float away, and Jessie says "Arbok and Lickitung are floating away!" But she doesn't catch Lickitung until Princess Versus Princess (Season 1, Episode 52).

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The Career Day - S1-E18

Continuity mistake: When Kitty comes downstairs to give the gang cookies, she tells Eric that she picked out an outfit for him to wear on career day. He then turns and mouths the words "Help me." In the next shot you can see Jackie sitting on Kelso's lap when in the previous episode, she broke up with him. In the next shot she is standing behind him. (00:01:00)

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The Importance of Being Phoebe - S5-E11

Continuity mistake: When Phoebe is lying on the ground and is supposed to be unconscious, when Cole goes to pick her up you can see Phoebe throw her arms around his neck. (00:29:15)

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Soft Touch - S2-E22

Continuity mistake: During the intro to this episode Carrie is trying to park the car. However you can see from the top angle that it's actually Doug driving, not Carrie, during the last attempt when the car finally makes it into the spot. (00:01:05)

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Continuity mistake: 1-13 "Mourning After": The blood Ashe smears on her face changes its pattern and consistency several times as the shots change. (00:36:00)

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Secret sex - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: Samantha and Carrie are hanging Carrie's poster in her apartment. In one shot, the whole poster is pinned to the wall and in the next shot, the bottom left part of the poster is curling up. After another shot of Samantha, the poster is pinned perfectly to the wall again.

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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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Future Tense - S4-E4

Continuity mistake: When Pacey picks Joey up to carrying her out of the party, he puts her over his right shoulder. In the next shot, just before they go out the door, she is carried over his left shoulder.

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Continuity mistake: Takumi and Shingo both have their right hands duct taped to the steering wheel, as per the rules of the Gum Tape Deathmatch. During one shot of the race, Tak's hand is no longer taped and resting casually on top of the steering wheel as opposed to the right side of it.

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Warrior Eternal (1) - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Kung Lao and Shang Tsung are preparing to fight each other at the tournament, watch Shao Kahn. He gets up off his throne, then it cuts to wide shot and he's sitting down again. Then it shows him standing up again only to go back to sitting down a fraction of a second later. (00:03:40)

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Cooked - S2-E23

Continuity mistake: When Becker offers Dr. Elizabeth a beer from his fridge there is an orange inside, when it cuts back to Becker the orange is gone.

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The Wasp with a Heart - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: The Wasp Monster literally scares Bulk, Skull, and the Professor out of their pants when they are found by the Wasp Monster. After they have run away from the WM, their pants are nowhere to be seen.

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Two Guys, a Girl and a Vacation - S2-E2

Continuity mistake: In Two Guys, a Girl and a Vacation, Pete is drinking brandy with a man called Peter Faber. Peter Faber's glass is only a quarter filled, but a few shots later the glass is almost half full. It is impossible that he could have poured more into the glass, and the waitress couldn't have walked all the way down to the table in the few seconds it lasted for the angle to change.

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The Powerpuff Girls Best Rainy Day Adventure Ever / Just Desserts - S2-E10

Continuity mistake: When Marrianne calls Harold to the table, the plant in the middle disappears as they climb on top of it.

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Winning Through Intimidation - S1-E15

Continuity mistake: Panik's Metal Guardian can be seen on the field several minutes before he actually plays it. (00:10:30 - 00:13:00)

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Sammo Blammo - S2-E1

Continuity mistake: In the scene at the bank, he has a bomb attached to him and an ex-bad guy handcuffed next to him, the handcuff is roughly a foot long, making the distance short between him and the guy next to him. Sammo fights a gang of thugs in the bank and does a swing round kick and his handcuff is detached or widens by 3-4 ft. The guy on the floor is rolling around to make it look like he is attached to Sammo, but is clearly not.

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Learning Curve: Part 2 - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: The same shot of the viral creature attempting to swallow Silver Surfer is used twice.

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The Tutor - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Carrie says, "So did you ask Stephanie out?" both of Eddie's hands are clasped around his water bottle, but after Kevin explains why he felt stupid, Eddie's right hand is still clasped around the bottle, but his left is now on the table.

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Continuity mistake: In the episode "Fool's Gold" Debbie puts the fool's gold on top of the pail on her sculpture. The shot changes and it's gone, the next shot it's back.

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Continuity mistake: In the episode where Karl participates in a race, there's a scene where he is sitting by the kitchen counter talking to Ulf. In the window behind Karl you can see the cameraman's reflection.

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