The Simpsons

Lisa's Rival - S6-E2

Continuity mistake: When Nelson does his "Grapes of Wrath" demonstration, it splatters all over Skinner's jacket. When he walks over to the rest of the dioramas his jacket is clean again.

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Homer Badman - S6-E9

Continuity mistake: When Homer mixes the Pop Rox with the soda he leaves the Pop Rox packaging over the can. After he throws the can and we see it in the air the Pop Rox packaging has disappeared.

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Large Marge - S14-E4

Continuity mistake: After Homer paints "El Homo" on the wall, he paints over it so that none of the letters are visible. In the next shot a couple of the letters are visible, and are only struck out with one line.

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The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Continuity mistake: At the very start of the episode, Moe is wearing a watch. But in the next shot when all the guys come in, and all following shots, the watch is gone.

The Great Louse Detective - S14-E6

Continuity mistake: Frank Grimes' gravestone appears to look different from "Homer's Enemy" and "Alone Again, Natura Diddly."

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Tree House of Horror X - S11-E4

Continuity mistake: When the flashback of running over Ned happens his jumper is ripped and sleeveless because he has just been a wolf. Earlier though when the Simpsons find him, his jumper is not ripped.

Mr. Plow - S4-E9

Continuity mistake: When the flashback is shown of Homer giving Barney a beer, the time on the alarm clock keeps changing between shots.


Fraudcast News - S15-E22

Continuity mistake: Throughout the whole of this episode, the clock on Mr. Burns' desk keeps appearing and disappearing.

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Radio Bart - S3-E13

Continuity mistake: When Rod and Todd talks to 'God' on the radio, the antenna keeps changing position for the entire scene. (00:08:50 - 00:09:40)

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Tree House of Horror VII - S8-E1

Continuity mistake: In 'The Thing and I' Dr. Hibbert is about to explain Bart's irregular birth. In the closeup before the story, Dr. Hibbert has a stethoscope around his neck. This wasn't there in previous shots. (00:03:50)

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Large Marge - S14-E4

Continuity mistake: In some shots, the incorrectly-colored lobsters have their claws taped shut, and in others they don't. It's completely random.

Tree House of Horror VIII - S9-E4

Continuity mistake: When Homer pulls up to the stoplight, the number of cars in front of him changes. When he first stops, there are 3. When he gets out of the car, there is only 1.

Lemon of Troy - S6-E24

Continuity mistake: When Milhouse is spying with his binoculars with an camouflage outfit on, the colours of some patches change in some other shots. E.g The bottom left corner (from behind) changes from dark green to light green.

Simpson Tide - S9-E19

Continuity mistake: In the scene when Homer is signing up for the naval reserve, the administrator gives him a pencil to fill out his form, but when the camera moves to The Front of Homer it changed to a pen.

Papa's Got a Brand New Badge - S13-E22

Continuity mistake: When Homer goes to the cupboard, there are no wires to the right of it. However, when Homer plugs in the singing Santa, there are lots of wires trailing to the right. (00:02:40)

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Bart's Friend Falls in Love - S3-E23

Continuity mistake: When Samantha is being introduced to the class, there is a boy in The Front row on the right side that is wearing a white shirt and has brown hair. A few shots later (an overhead shot of the classroom), the boy is completely different, with a blue shirt and white hair.

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Bye Bye Nerdy - S12-E16

Continuity mistake: When Marge is racing the school bus, as the bus jumps out of the ditch you can see that the bottom of the bus is painted to resemble a skateboard. When the bus lands from this jump, however, the bottom of the bus is an even grey colour.

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Springfield Connection - S6-E23

Continuity mistake: Before Marge sees Homer parking violation, if you look at where he is parked over the first handicapped spot there is a car parked in the first non-handicapped spot. A bit before Marge arrests him there is now a non-handicapped spot between the car and Homer's car. (00:14:35 - 00:15:05)

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Homer Badman - S6-E9

Continuity mistake: After Marge's left pocket rips in the candy convention, she goes to start picking up the candy when we see that the right pocket has ripped all of a sudden. When Homer and Marge start running away the pockets are no longer ripped and full of candy again.

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Krusty Gets Busted - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: When the burglar points the gun at Apu and says "Hand over all your money in a paper bag" Apu immediately replies "Yes, yes, I will". But when Bart sees this incident on TV later, the time between the burglar demanding the money and Apu replying "Yes, yes" is much longer.

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The Simpsons Christmas Special: Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: Lewis changes from black to yellow when Milhouse dares Bart to pull Santa's beard off. (00:14:10)

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The Simpsons Christmas Special: Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire - S1-E1

Homer: [buying a chewtoy for Maggie.] It says it's for dogs, but she can't read.

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Trivia: The Simpsons holds the record for most guest stars; it is also the only non-variety show to have had appearances from three former Beatles (Paul, George and Ringo).

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