The Goldbergs

Just Say No - S2-E20

New this month Factual error: In a previous episode, Adam's uncle gives him a power glove and they talk about "The Wizard" which came out in 1989. A few episodes later, they talk about Reagan getting reelected, which happened in 1985.

Yippee Ki Yay Melon Farmer - S6-E10

New this month Continuity mistake: When Barry enters the house, a huge pile of potatoes on the table in front of Beverly instantly switches to the kitchen counter behind her.

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Yippee Ki Yay Melon Farmer - S6-E10

New this month Continuity mistake: The spoon Beverly uses for the sour cream instantly switches from being in the sour cream tub to the glass bowl as she talks to Barry.

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Yippee Ki Yay Melon Farmer - S6-E10

New this month Continuity mistake: During the duelling musical holiday sweater scene, the front shots show Beverly moving her arms and torso to the music, but the shots of her left rear side show her not moving at all.

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Yippee Ki Yay Melon Farmer - S6-E10

New this month Continuity mistake: While discussing their movie-making plans at the top of the staircase, Uncle Marvin and Adam instantly switch positions with each other.

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Yippee Ki Yay Melon Farmer - S6-E10

New this month Continuity mistake: When Uncle Marvin drives his Miata up the driveway, he parks close to foliage, but when he gets out of the Miata, a blue car is reflected, rather than the greenery.

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Yippee Ki Yay Melon Farmer - S6-E10

New this month Continuity mistake: The hose wrapped around Uncle Marvin's chest changes position as Adam tells him he got the shot.

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The Other Smother - S1-E13

Factual error: The model UN uses the new South African flag, but this flag only came into use in 1994.

Agassi - S4-E13

Factual error: Adam is outside playing tennis at school. The episode takes place "February 1980 something" and the students are all in shorts and the trees and grass are all lush and green. This wouldn't be the case in February in the suburbs of Philadelphia.

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I Rode a Hoverboard! - S2-E8

Factual error: Adam doesn't want to tell Emmy how he broke his arm, so he says he rode a hoverboard. He says he watched the whole BTTF trilogy, but only part 1 was released in 1985. Part 2 was released in 1989, and Part 3 in 1990.

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The Facts of Bleeping Life - S2-E3

Factual error: The main theme of the episode was the "Royal Wedding" (Lady Spencer and Prince Charles) which happened in 1981. Erica and Lainey are singing Eternal Flame by the Bangles which wasn't release until 1988.

The Circle Of Driving Again - S5-E8

Factual error: The show is set sometime in the 1980's, but as Adam drives the family around the neighborhood in his grandfather's car, there are SUV models from the mid-2000's to current passing by them.

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A Wall Street Thanksgiving - S5-E7

Factual error: Adam is excited the new Atari video game of "E.T.: The Extraterrestrial" was just released. In the same episode, Uncle Marvin is telling Barry he just saw the movie "Wall Street." Problem is, the "E.T." Video game was released in December, 1982, while "Wall Street" was released in December, 1987.

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The Dynamic Duo - S4-E20

Factual error: Adam narrates that it is "April 5th, 1980-something" and is going to see the new Michael Keaton "Batman" movie with his Grandpa, but "Batman" was released on June 23rd, 1989, not in April of that year.

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The Most Handsome Boy on the Planet - S2-E9

Factual error: At the very beginning of the show, they are standing in line to watch the movie ET in "1980 something." The kid starts asking if Yoda was just a puppet and if ALF was just a puppet. ET came out in 1982. ALF did not come out until 1986. Later in the show, they mention Kokomo by The Beach Boys which did not come out until 1988. ET was out of cinemas by then.

Barry Goldberg's Day Off - S2-E14

Continuity mistake: When Barry tips the pool chair and falls into the pool, the chair falls with him. However in the next clip when his mother jumps into the pool to save him you can see the same pool chair still sitting on the diving board.

Mama Drama - S2-E2

Factual error: Murray and Barry go to a Philadelphia Flyers home game. In the episode the Flyers are wearing orange jerseys. In reality the home team wore their white jerseys in the 1980's. When they watch the replay of Ron Hextall's goal on TV, you see the Flyers wearing white. (00:05:00 - 00:06:00)

A Chorus Lie - S3-E2

Factual error: A key plot point of this episode is the revelation of the Milli Vanilli lip-syncing scandal, which happened in the fall of 1990, outside the 1980s setting of the series.

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George! George Glass! - S4-E3

Continuity mistake: Beverly turns her head to the right twice while talking with Murray in the car.

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George! George Glass! - S4-E3

Visible crew/equipment: The film crew is reflected in the chrome of the right side mirror of Beverly and Murray's car.

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