The Simpsons

Homer's Enemy - S8-E23

Continuity mistake: The hole in the wall made by the acid changes shape and size in several scenes.

Lisa on Ice - S6-E8

Continuity mistake: The turtle that Homer hands to Bart disappears as soon as it goes into Barts' hand, and it is never seen again.

Migster

Separate Vocations - S3-E18

Continuity mistake: When Millhouse spits the paper at Kearney in the cafeteria, Jimbo is seen wearing a black shirt and Dolph is wearing a green shirt yet, when Millhouse is dragged out the cafeteria by Bart, they are both wearing blue shirts. (00:16:10)

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Simple Simpson - S15-E19

Continuity mistake: In the shower scene, we see that in front of Carl, there is a man with brown hair and a moustache in front of him, but then when the shot changes, the man has moved cubicles and a man with white hair has taken his place, and he wasn't even in the previous shot. (00:14:50)

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Separate Vocations - S3-E18

Continuity mistake: When Chief Wiggum says, "Give him your badge," he doesn't have anything on the right side (his right) of his shirt. After the camera flashes to Bart and back, Wiggum suddenly has a badge there.

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So It Has Come to This: The Simpsons Clip Show - S4-E18

Audio problem: When Lisa explains the origin of April Fools Day, we hear Homer, Marge, Bart and Lisa chanting "Blood For Baal." But, we see that Lisa is not taking part in the ritual and her mouth isn't moving. (00:02:15)

Mother Simpson - S7-E8

Continuity mistake: When Marge talks to cable guy, the trees and hammock disappear.

Brawl in the Family - S13-E7

Continuity mistake: When the family are returning from the picnic, they pull into the drive and Homer has a seatbelt on in some shots, and in others he isn't wearing it. You can't even see it attached to the side of the car sometimes.

David Mercier

Lisa the Iconoclast - S7-E16

Continuity mistake: In class, when Lisa is sitting at her desk, pondering the Jebadiah mystery, her tray of cookies and glass of milk is very visible. Then when Lisa says "The missing piece of the puzzle. I've got it." and runs out of class, the cookies and milk are no longer there.

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Milhouse Doesn't Live Here Anymore - S15-E12

Continuity mistake: Right at the beginning of the episode when all the children are on the bus we can see that in front of Nelson is Bart and behind him are Lewis, Martin and Wendall. Then when the shot changes to behind Nelson, Lewis has swapped places with Bart, Bart has disappeared and some weird kid is sitting where Lewis was. (00:00:40)

Chaz1003

The Blunder Years - S13-E5

Continuity mistake: When Homer first finds the corpse, there is no belt on the trousers it is wearing. But in the shot where Homer starts to scream, there is a belt on the trousers.

Fear of Flying - S6-E11

Continuity mistake: When the plane takes off without them, you see that the Simpsons are only carrying 2 bags and 2 suitcases. But when it cuts to them un-packing in the house, there are 5 suitcases.

Marge Gets a Job - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: Willie rips off his entire shirt before he fights the wolf, but in the next scene, when he is wrestling the wolf, he is wearing a torn-up shirt.

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

Continuity mistake: When Burns is pretending to be a student in Skinner's office, the door changes from open to closed and from dark blue/green to grey.

Dan Moat

Saturdays of Thunder - S3-E9

Other mistake: During the shot when Marge asks Homer who 'Hank Jones' is, you can see that the couch curves down on the left side of the screen, therefore putting her on the other side of the couch. (00:07:40)

Yoshi

Saturdays of Thunder - S3-E9

Continuity mistake: In the video store, right after Homer picks up the tape, Maggie switches arms. (00:06:05)

Yoshi

Lisa's Pony - S3-E8

Continuity mistake: The people sitting behind Marge during the talent show keep changing/disappearing. (00:02:10 - 00:06:00)

Yoshi
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Like Father, Like Klown - S3-E6

Continuity mistake: When Bart and Lisa see Reverend Lovejoy, their chairs keep moving closer/separating between shots. (00:13:05)

Yoshi
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Homer Defined - S3-E5

Continuity mistake: When all the salt spills out onto Milhouse's lunch, the salt that was on his food tray has disappeared. (00:10:50)

Yoshi

This Little Wiggy - S9-E18

Continuity mistake: When Ralph and Bart are playing cards, Ralph has four cards in his hand. In a following shot he has five then back to four cards again.

Homer's brain: It's simple, just use reverse psycology.
Homer: Reverse psycology? That sounds too complicated.
Homer's brain: Alright, don't use reverse psycology.
Homer: Alright, I will!

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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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Tree House of Horror V - S6-E6

Question: Homer travels back in time and causes changes by what he does in the past, like stepping on a bug. I once saw a movie with the same basic plot: some people travel back in time and are told to be careful not to disturb anything, but when they return to their time everything has changed. In the end they discover it was because they stepped on a butterfly. Does anyone know the name of this movie?

Answer: I'm not sure if this is the one you're thinking of, but an episode of "Ray Bradbury Theatre," called "A Sound of Thunder," dealt with a similar matter: a group of hunters travel back in time to hunt dinosaurs, only to find things have changed when they get back because someone stepped on a butterfly.

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