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 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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Dougie Houser - S6-E12

Continuity mistake: In this flashback episode, when Doug is shaving his moustache and talking to Deacon by his locker at IPS, Danny Hefferman's name can be seen on a locker. At this time Danny was not working at IPS.

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Donna and Eric Sleepover - S2-E8

Continuity mistake: The design of Forman's Spider-Man sheets are of the Spider-Man from the late 1990's cartoon.

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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: In the episode "Secret Sex," 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: This race is called the Duct-Tape Death Match. Takumi and Shengo both have there right hands duct taped to the steering wheel. During one scene 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 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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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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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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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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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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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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