The Simpsons

The Canine Mutiny - S8-E20

Continuity mistake: When we see Bart holding the post, he is initially holding it with one hand, but when we see a close-up of the post in the next shot, he is holding it with both hands.

The Canine Mutiny - S8-E20

Continuity mistake: When Marge finds Lisa's German verb wheel in the post during the breakfast scene at the start of the episode, you can see Lisa has nothing in front of her. In the next shot, a bowl and a glass have appeared.

Separate Vocations - S3-E18

Continuity mistake: When Dolph and Kearney give Milhouse a "wedgie", they are both shorter than usual.

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When Flanders Failed - S3-E3

Continuity mistake: When Ned starts talking about the Leftorium during his barbecue, Marge's dress is pink in one shot.

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Stark Raving Dad - S3-E1

Continuity mistake: After "Michael" comes out of the Simpsons' car, there's a shot of the crowd's shocked reaction. Oddly, Groundskeeper Willie seems to have grey hair and brown skin.

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Homer's Night Out - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: Milhouse makes a copy of Bart's photo for a brown skinned boy, but the boy's skin turns yellow when his father scolds him. (00:09:40)

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The Telltale Head - S1-E8

Continuity mistake: When Bart hits the streetlight while skateboarding, the streetlight is blue when he hits it, but turns grey as he lies on the floor. (00:08:50)

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The Call of the Simpsons - S1-E7

Continuity mistake: When Homer is driving through the river, in one shot while Marge is talking, Homer's vest and shirt switch colors (from green shirt and grey vest to grey shirt and green vest). (00:07:15)

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Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Homer talks to Bart about ties, the two strands of hair on top of his head are missing. (00:09:20)

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Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Ms Melon is talking to Bart during the chemistry experiment, she is holding her clipboard with one hand on the back, but in the next shot she is holding the board with both hands on the side.

Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Richard, Milhouse and Lewis are playing marbles in the school playground, behind Lewis there is only a tree, but in the next shot a table appears from nowhere.

Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Homer goes to see Bart in his bedroom, the door goes from being open to closed between shots.

Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: At lunch, two boys exchange Bart's sandwich for a grape. When they give him the grape, it lands in Bart's right hand but in the next shot he has it in his left hand, and when one boy gives Bart a cup, the grape is back in his right hand again, and in the shot after that, the two items have changed positions.

Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Ms Melon is showing Bart his new classmates in the classroom at the Learning Center, you can see that Bart is standing in front of a wooden sculpture in one shot, but in the next shot he is standing in front of the bookcase.

Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Homer and Bart arrive at The Enriched Learning Center, they go to the classroom and you can see there is a sign outside the room saying "Learning Center: Grade IV." But when we see the two a little later on, the writing has gone.

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Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Homer hands Principal Skinner the cheque, the back of the cheque is coloured yellow but changes to white a little later on. (00:07:20)

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Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Bart is in Principal Skinner's office, there is a voice box on the right hand side of the desk. But when Principal Skinner looks into the filing cabinet, the box has gone. (00:06:40)

Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Bart picks up his chair after falling during the intelligent test, you can see there is only a pencil on his desk. In the next shot, his paper appears from nowhere. (00:06:00)

Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: During the intelligence test, the table on Bart's paper changes between shots.

Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Bart and the three other boys are standing by the wall after Bart sprayed a drawing of Principal Skinner, there are bushes by the end of the wall. But when we see Martin standing by the drawing, there are no bushes.

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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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