The Simpsons

It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Marge - S11-E21

Continuity mistake: When Homer is changing the oil in Marge's car, he is in his own driveway, but in the next, he is perpendicular to Flanders' house and then in Flanders' driveway.


Home Away From Homer - S16-E20

Continuity mistake: When Homer hits Coach with a chair, the white stripe that was on Coach's tracksuits has gone.


Homer and Apu - S5-E13

Continuity mistake: In the opening shot of Apu serving his customers, you can see Martin wearing a purple shirt. However, later when all the customers are grumbling about the price, you can see Martin walk away wearing a white shirt.

Tales from the Public Domain - S13-E14

Continuity mistake: In the Troy scene, the letterbox outside the wall suddenly appears when the shot looks down to it. It wasn't there before and it isn't afterwards.

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Milhouse Doesn't Live Here Anymore - S15-E12

Continuity mistake: At the beginning, when Nelson is describing his family problems to the bus, the children change position between shots. Watch, for example, the boy sitting in front of Martin; in some shots he is white, in others black. (00:00:30)


I, (Annoyed Grunt)-bot - S15-E9

Continuity mistake: When the boys get to the top of the hill the light on The Front of the bike has shrunk dramatically since the first time we saw it at Bart's driveway. (00:00:55 - 00:02:15)


This Little Wiggy - S9-E18

Continuity mistake: As soon as the family has left the Knowledgeium, they are immediately outside walking away. The shot changes and the building is nowhere to be seen.

Today, I am a Klown - S15-E6

Continuity mistake: During the 'whose garter is this?' joke Patty and Selma appear behind the Simpsons. (00:20:10)


The Fat and the Furriest - S15-E5

Continuity mistake: When Homer realises that the bear was only agressive because of the electrical tag, they share a bear hug. The back of Homer's shirt is torn to tatters, and his back is bleeding. Immediately thereafter, the back of Homer's shirt is completely intact.


Treehouse Of Horror XVI - S17-E4

Continuity mistake: At the end of "B.I.: Bartificial Intelligence," Homer climbs onto the ceiling and turns his head in a parody of "The Exorcist." He then lets go and lands on the bed. The only problem is that his body landing doesn't match the position it would from what we see on the ceiling. If he dropped down his face should be face down, body facing up and his head would be closer to the end of the bed. When he lands, his head is near the pillows, his body facing down and his head facing up.

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Treehouse of Horror XV - S16-E1

Continuity mistake: When Ned saves Moleman, we see where Ned is standing, there is no manhole beneath him yet when he catches Moleman there is one there. (00:02:30)


The President Wore Pearls - S15-E3

Continuity mistake: At the end of the episode Lisa gets on the school bus and in the back of the bus there is an emergency door with a small window in it. The following shot she starts singing out the back of the bus but the window has disappeared.

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Homer's Triple Bypass - S4-E11

Continuity mistake: When Homer is eating the bacon and what looks like scrambled eggs after claiming Marge's oatmeal had a bug on it, the close up of the bacon shows that it is pink/purple and the eggs are yellow but the in the following shot, when Bart says, "Dad, there's a bug on that." the bacon and the eggs switch colours.

Lisa's Wedding - S6-E19

Continuity mistake: When we first see union flag on fire, the flames are already consuming over the half of its upper edge. Then when we see it reflected in Hugh's eyes, no more than a half of the edge is burning.

Treehouse of Horror XIV - S15-E1

Continuity mistake: After Homer tries to stab himself with the banana, he drops it. But when Nelson's clothes disappear, the banana has vanished.


Goo Goo Gai Pan - S16-E12

Continuity mistake: In the first shot of Selma on the hospital bed, there's nothing behind Patty. However, when Marge starts to speak, we suddenly see two bags of drip mounted on a dripstand behind her. (00:01:55)

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Marge Gets a Job - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: When Bart comes back into the classroom after the wolf attack, Ms Krabappel is writing on the black board and there is quite a bit of writing up there. After we see Bart the shot goes back to Ms Krabappel and all the writing has gone.

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Moe Baby Blues - S14-E22

Continuity mistake: When Homer goes to catch Maggie (after flying out of the car) he jumps over two cars in front of him and then falls over the second one and there is no sign of any cars in front of him. However in the shot before he climbs over the cars the aerial shot of Maggie flying in the air, all the cars on the bridge are bumper to bumper with no spaces in between them.

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Colonel Homer - S3-E20

Continuity mistake: When Homer and Marge are entering the cinema, Marge is taking Maggie with her. But when watching the film, Maggie is nowhere to be seen.

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Marge Gets a Job - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: Mr. Burns gives Marge a present when she starts her new job. The present is light purple with a red ribbon around it. Seconds later though, the present turns to orange with a red ribbon around it. (00:11:45)

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Brawl in the Family - S13-E7

Continuity mistake: When Homer's Vegas wife shows him the video in front of Marge, it shows Homer kissing Ned. This didn't happen when she showed it in the Vegas episode.

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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 only voice artists who regularly perform as only one character are Yeardley Smith as Lisa and Marcia Wallace as Edna Krabappel. Yeardley has also voiced different versions of Lisa (Lisa Jr. and Lisabella) in at least two other episodes.

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