The Simpsons

Helter Shelter - S14-E5

Continuity mistake: When Homer bangs on the screen in the testing booth, the little sign on the top left of the glass that was there earlier is no longer there.

David Mercier

Secrets of a Successful Marriage - S5-E22

Continuity mistake: Marge puts down 2 glasses of juice and a baby bottle on the table when she is telling the kids about the marriage problems. but when she walks away in the next shot, the glasses and bottle are gone.

Tree House of Horror II: A Simpsons Halloween - S3-E7

Continuity mistake: In Dr. Marvin Monroe's office, in the first shot, we can see a garbage can beside his desk. It disappears for the rest of the scene. The desk also moves forward. (00:13:35)

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Tree House of Horror II: A Simpsons Halloween - S3-E7

Continuity mistake: As the family looks out the window to see the limo, the light switch on the wall has vanished. (00:03:40)

Yoshi

Bart the Murderer - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: When the newspapers fall on Skinner, the rake in the corner has turned into a shovel. (00:19:10)

Yoshi

Who Shot Mr. Burns? (1) - S6-E25

Continuity mistake: Early on in this episode, Mr Burns says something like "this positivly has to be there overnight", the shot goes closer on every word or so. You can see that the background behind Mr Burns is that of the Plant. But when the shot zooms out, the background is now of one of the corridors.

The Cartridge Family - S9-E5

Continuity mistake: At one point Marge says "no guns at the dinner table" and Homer says "you said the breakfast table", then Marge replies "it's the same table". In most episodes they eat dinner at a different table.

Trash of the Titans - S9-E22

Continuity mistake: When Ray Patterson's / Homer's office is shown, the text on the door is different according to the different shots. When the shot is on the door, the writing on the window (Name and Sanitation Commissioner) is close together, but when the shot is from inside the office with the door open, the writing is apart.

Marge in Chains - S4-E21

Continuity mistake: When Marge comes to pay for her shopping, she empties her left pocket on her coat, but when Sanjay finds it in her pocket, it's in her left pocket. We know it wasn't in her pocket anyway because when Sanjay finds it, it is bigger than the size of her pocket.

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Lisa's Pony - S3-E8

Continuity mistake: At one point in the episode, Homer is on the phone with someone in his work station. I forget who it was, but anyway, when you first see him, the wire is coming from the left side of him and when he turns to his right, the wire is coming from the right side of him.

Jack Kaltenbach

The Joy of Sect - S9-E13

Continuity mistake: When "The Leader's" car drives by, trailing a cloud of dust, the dust doesn't appear on the people's robes until the cloud clears away.

There's Something About Marrying - S16-E10

Continuity mistake: Reverend Lovejoy is unable to cite which book in the Bible condemns homosexuality, but in "Homer the Heretic," he is able to recite, from memory, a completely random Bible verse.

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Bart Carny - S9-E12

Continuity mistake: When Principal Skinner is playing the ring toss game, in the end he only has one ring left in his hand. Then, after his mother asks "Why do you always fail?", he throws two more rings trying to win the combat knife.

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The Canine Mutiny - S8-E20

Continuity mistake: In the opening scene of the episode, envelopes are pushed through a mail-slot on the front door. However, when Laddie arrives and Bart goes outside to meet him, the front door's mail slot has disappeared.

Dandude

Lemon of Troy - S6-E24

Continuity mistake: When all the dads are together in front of Homer's house, one of them is wearing a grey sweater. When they enter the RV the man with the grey sweater doesn't, but throughout the episode he keeps appearing and disappearing on the RV.

Goo Goo Gai Pan - S16-E12

Continuity mistake: When Cletus arrives, to get his child back from Selma, we see Lisa wearing purple gloves. In the following shots, as she speaks to Selma, her hands are bare. (00:04:40)

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Goo Goo Gai Pan - S16-E12

Continuity mistake: The hospital band on Selma's right wrist keeps appearing and disappearing after they watch the menstration video. (00:03:00)

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Marge Gets a Job - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: After Bart is attacked by the wolf and goes back into class, the banner above the chalkboard that has the alphabet on it is blue. Every time we see the banner after that it is yellow. (00:18:40)

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Lisa's Date with Density - S8-E7

Continuity mistake: As Homer is walking out of the Kwik-E-Mart, after Apu refuses him the donut, he has nothing in his hands. In the next shot from outside the store we see him carrying a small paper bag.

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The Last Temptation of Homer - S5-E9

Continuity mistake: In this episode when Homer comes home from work, the front door opens on the wrong side than it usually does.

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Continuity mistake: This is a mistake for the introduction from seasons 2-20 (1991-2009). When Homer screams, he turns round. You see this in a wide shot. There are no boxes to the right of the door in the garage. However, two just appear out of thin air when he runs through the garage. (00:01:50)

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Tree House of Horror X - S11-E4

[The Simpsons are driving down a road as fast as possible.]
Homer: Dear God, it's Homer. If you really love me you'll save my life now.
[The gas needle immediately drops to empty and the car stops.]
Homer: D'oh.

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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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