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Tree House of Horror XII - S13-E1

Continuity mistake: In 'Hex and the City,' as they walk through Ethnictown, Marge has a handbag over her shoulder. But in the closeup when she says "Oh, listen.", the bag has gone. (00:01:15)

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Realty Bites - S9-E9

Continuity mistake: When Marge finds out the Mr Hutz does real estate, the 'For Sale' sign changes from black to red and then back again.

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Lisa the Beauty Queen - S4-E4

Continuity mistake: When Krusty the Clown arrives at the beauty pageant his tie is done up. When he goes on stage it is undone.

Homer's Triple Bypass - S4-E11

Other mistake: In the beginning of the episode when Chief Wiggum orders a battering ram through The Front door of a house, Reverend Lovejoy opens the door and questions what they are doing. Chief Wiggum says "isn't this 742 Evergreen Terrace?" to which Lovejoy replies that it's the house next door. In the next shot, you see Snake pulling out of the garage and speeding away. Everybody knows that 742 Evergreen Terrace is, in fact, the Simpson residence.

I Married Marge - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: When the Repo Man takes Marge's ring, we see the ring on her left hand. It wasn't visible in the shot before. (00:14:40)


I Married Marge - S3-E12

Audio problem: In the car, when Homer accidentally kicks the horn twice, the second noise goes longer than it's supposed to. (00:08:10)


Lisa's Pony - S3-E8

Continuity mistake: When Homer tells the family where the horse will be kept, if you look in the background there are drapes on the wall. These drapes weren't visible when Marge and Homer walked in the kitchen.


Bart the Murderer - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: When Bart arrives home after his bad day, he is seen wearing his lucky red hat. It was never visible anywhere before he got home. (00:07:10)


Bart of Darkness - S6-E1

Revealing mistake: When Bart is watching Rod and Todd walk over to Ned Flanders, you can see their reflections on Bart's telescope. Their reflections do not match their actual positions.

Homer's Barbershop Quartet - S5-E1

Audio problem: When the Bee Sharps are singing 'Goodbye my Coney Island Baby' next to the Statue of liberty, you can hear Chief Wiggum's voice singing with the other members of the group, but he got chucked out of the group earlier on in the episode.

Bart the General - S1-E5

Audio problem: When Grandpa Simpson is typewriting a letter in his room, the words he's spelling out loud don't match his fingers hitting the keys.

The Simpsons Halloween Special: Tree House of Horror - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: After the aliens have dropped off the Simpsons in their back yard, Marge is seen wearing her usual red pearls. Except in the final shot of the family. Then her pearls are white. This is not due to the alien light source altering the colors in the segment, because Marge's pearls have been a dark color through the whole episode, even inside the alien spaceship.


Skinner's Sense of Snow - S12-E8

Continuity mistake: When the children are sleeping in the canteen at school, Bart is resting his head on a red sweater. In the close up of him and Lisa, the sweater has now turned dark green. It's not because of the dark that we see it like that because there is a bit of light at the beginning of the next shot and we see the jumper to be dark green.


The Homer They Fall - S8-E3

Continuity mistake: The "Stinger" only appears on the boxing gloves after Moe passes them to Homer. It is not there in all preceding shots.


Bart the General - S1-E5

Factual error: When Bart declares war on Nelson, Herman uses the declaration from the Franco-Prussian war and puts "Bart" in place of "Otto Von Bismarck". The thing is, Bismarck didn't declare the Franco-Prussian War, Napoleon III of France did. A small error, maybe, but something that a war buff like Herman should know.


Sunday, Cruddy Sunday - S10-E12

Continuity mistake: When Homer tells Lisa who is going with him to the Super Bowl, he says Comic Book Guy is going. In the shot showing the people lining up, Comic Book Guy is not there. He then appears on the bus later on.

Tree House of Horror X - S11-E4

Continuity mistake: When The Simpsons go home they find the words 'I know what You Did' on their door, written in blood. Then another shot after, you can see the door with nothing on it.

Scuse Me While I Miss the Sky - S14-E16

Other mistake: Bart and Lisa overload the nuclear power plant to create a city-wide blackout so everyone can see the meteor shower. All the lights in Springfield blow out. Yet when we see the Simpsons sitting on their lawn watching the shower, every single window in their house is yellow, as if every room has their lights on. It is the only house shown with power.

Today, I am a Klown - S15-E6

Continuity mistake: After Homer pushes in front of Lisa in the queue for the bathroom, she loses the toothbrush she was holding in her left hand. (00:01:15)


When Flanders Failed - S3-E3

Revealing mistake: When Barney is drinking beer at Moe's Tavern, his chest is, for one frame, the same color as his shirt. (00:11:30)


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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