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The Simpsons (1989)

29 continuity mistakes in Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish

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Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: The shot glass that Burns places on his desk disappears for several frames before reappearing. (00:05:45)

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: After the safety expedition has taken place, we see that when everyone is in Burns' office that by his main doors there are 4 buttons on the wall. Yet when a shot from further away is shown, they are not there.

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Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Marge is standing outside the Kwik-E-Mart, she is holding some papers with a picture of Mary Bailey and the words "Re-Elect Bailey." But in a long shot of Marge in the next shot, the papers she is holding in her right arm are now completely blank.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Mr Burns tells Homer to wreck something, Homer throws a plant pot onto the floor and it breaks into several pieces. When Mr Burns tells Smithers to take him home, the pieces of the broken plant pot are nowhere to be seen.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Marge carries the plate with a cover on to Mr Burns, you can see there is nothing by Bart on the corner of the table, but in the next shot a plate suddenly appears.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: During the dinner scene towards the end of the episode, Mr Burns puts his knife on top of the knife and spoon. Later on, the items of cutlery are now lying in a row.

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Continuity mistake: When the family are having dinner with Mr Burns, you can see that Bart and Mr Burns have by their plates a fork, a knife and a spoon. In the next shot, the knife and spoon disappear.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When the cat comes out of the Simpsons' house, the doormat is blue. When Mr Burns goes into the house, the doormat is green.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Mr Burns knocks on the door of the Simpsons' house, there is nothing on the door, but in the next shot, a door knocker appears.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Homer knocks Marge off the bed, there is a small purple object by the lampshade. When she is back in bed, the object has gone.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Marge tells Homer that she's going to ringing doorbells for Mary Bailey, Homer says "Doh!" and there is nothing beside him on the table. In the next shot, a bowl and a cup have appeared.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: During the breakfast scene, the piece of toast that Homer is holding in his hand disappears.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Homer is eating his toast at the breakfast table, you can see there is nothing on the fridge behind him, but a quick cut to Marge, we return to Homer and a drawing has suddenly appeared.

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Continuity mistake: In the meeting with Mr Burns and his advisers, one of the advisers holds up a photo of a guy who dated Mary Bailey and the adviser's tie is green. When he is sitting down in the next shot, his tie is now yellow.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Mary Bailey has a group of interviewers around her her tie is blue, but in a close up of Mary in the next shot, her tie is purple.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Mr Burns is doing his TV commercial, the grass in the bowl of the three-eyed fish is light green in some shots, but in close-ups it is dark green.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When the man turns over the picture of Mary Bailey on the flip chart, the words "Artists Conception" are missing.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: During the meeting, Mr Smithers is sitting by Mr Burns and you can see there is nothing in front of him, but when the camera angle changes to behind Mr Burns in the next shot, a glass has suddenly appeared.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When we see the picture of Mary Bailey on the flip chart, the wording "Actual Photo" underneath the picture changes position between shots.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: During the meeting with Mr Burns and his political advisers, there is an adviser in front of the flip chart and you can see it is a blank sheet of paper. But a little later on, the flip chart now has the front sheet on top.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Homer is on the telephone to Marge at the control panel in the Nuclear Power Plant, the door behind him is closed. In the next shot, it is now open.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Mr Burns sits down on the chair near the desk of his office, there is a brown book on the desk that keeps disappearing and re-appearing between shots.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When the Governor Inspector is in Mr Burns' office, Mr Burns puts money in the pockets of the Inspector's uniform. When the Inspector leaves the office, his pockets are empty.

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Continuity mistake: When Mr Burns attempts to bribe the Government Inspector in his office, his nameplate is on the door. When Mr Burns shuts the door to leave the Government Inspector alone with the money, his nameplate is gone.

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Continuity mistake: When we see Mr Burns and Mr Smithers in the office at the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant, you can see there is a rectangle on the wall. When the inspection team arrive, the rectangle has gone.

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Continuity mistake: During the breakfast scene, Homer puts his spoon in front of Maggie's high chair. When he stands up from his chair, the spoon has gone.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: At the start of the breakfast sequence, you can see there is nothing by Homer's bowl, but in the next shot a pink mug appears.

Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Bart and Lisa are fishing outside Springfield Nuclear Power Plant at the beginning of this episode, you can see there is nothing on the banks behind them. When Dave Shutton approaches them, some rocks have appeared.

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Continuity mistake: When Mr. Burns is drinking on his desk, a frame is misplaced. His shot glass, for a split-second, moves from its original position, to the edge of the table, and back.

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