Sex and the City
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Valley of the twenty-something guys - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: When Carrie checks Sam's phone number written on her arm, the ink is really noticeable in the close-up, but in the following wide angle it is light coloured and almost invisible.

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Valley of the twenty-something guys - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: When Carrie checks Sam's pierced tongue she reaches her hand towards it. In the close-up she touches the tongue and then removes her hand, but in the following wide angle her hand is still touching it.

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Valley of the twenty-something guys - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: When Sam and Skipper meet, Carrie holds the Martini glass by her mouth but in the immediate shot of her narrating "they liked each other" her arm is down.

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Bay of married pigs - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: When Charlotte arrives to visit Sam, the doorman is facing straight and turns his head to the left. A shot later his whole body has turned to the left.

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Bay of married pigs - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: At the party, when Samantha is talking to Sean, she holds her glass at breast level, but when his wife arrives it is at mouth level.

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Bay of married pigs - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: When Carrie and the guy kiss at Central Park a man in a gabardine walks by fast but disappears in the following shot. Then he reappears seconds later walking slowly.

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Bay of married pigs - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: When Peter's wife asks him if Carrie saw his d*ck, he has a mug in his left hand. A shot later it disappears and his arm is lowered, only to reappear in the following shot.

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Bay of married pigs - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: When Carrie bumps into naked Peter, his right arm is lowered or raised scratching his ear, depending on the shot.

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Bay of married pigs - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: When Carrie is at her friend's place in the Hamptons her left arm is either on or off the table depending on the shot.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: Carrie cries out "where are our drinks!" and Samantha (yellow glass) turns around and raises her arms to call the waiter. But a shot later her arms are on the table next to her glass.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: Right before and the moment where the girls sing 'Memories' the cigarette package on the table keeps changing positions in every shot.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: During cocktails, Carrie says "there are 2 type of girls" then two guys in a suit walk by behind her. In the following shot they disappear.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: Carrie holds the wedding invitation form the upper part, then from the side and then from the upper part again, depending on the shot.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Revealing mistake: When Samantha tells Mr Cocky to be nice and easy she is not naked, but wearing skin-coloured underwear.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: After Carrie knocks the chair over, napkins suddenly appear on the table.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: When Carrie leaves lunch with Big the little rolled paper on the table changes positions between shots.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: When Carrie cries "Engaged!" her hands are holding her head, but from the opposite angle they disappear.

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Ex and the city - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: When Carrie says she hates Blood, sweat and tears, Big's hand swaps between being on the table or on the edge of the table or off the table, between shots.

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Twenty-something girls vs. thirty-something women - S2-E17

Deliberate mistake: When the girls are on the beach, Carrie's narration says "It was a sunny day", but instead it is a grey and cloudy one. Surely the filming schedule was tight and they had to cope with that day's weather.

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Was it good for you? - S2-E16

Continuity mistake: During breakfast, when Charlotte is telling about her boyfriend falling asleep and asks her friends to please help her, Carrie's arms position is inconsistent between the side and front shots: Up/down, arms crossed with left hand over right arm/ left hand vanished with right arm bare. (00:13:13 - 00:13:59)

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Carrie: I stopped watching TV when people started putting leeches down their pants.

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Trivia: Cynthia Nixon, who plays redhead Miranda Hobbes, is a natural blonde. She had to dye her hair for the role.

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Question: When Charlotte won't believe that Stanford's boyfriend Marcus used to be a callboy, Anthony says "Wake up and smell the KY". What is KY?

Answer: A popular brand of sexual lubricant. See http://www.k-y.com/index.jsp.

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