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Marge Gets a Job - S4-E7

Continuity mistake: When Homer and Marge come home from the dinner, Marge is wearing a fancy dress. But when Bart falls out of the house right after Homer walks in, she has her typical green dress on.

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Homer the Moe - S13-E3

Continuity mistake: When Homer opens up his bar there are 4 cars parked outside, but later when Moe opens the garage door there are no cars, but no one has left.

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Home Sweet Home-Dum-Diddly Doodly - S7-E3

Continuity mistake: At the Flanders' house, in the kitchen, Bart and Lisa have sandwiches on plates in front of them. The shot changes and everyone on the table has an empty bowl including Bart and Lisa.

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Mr. Plow - S4-E9

Continuity mistake: When Marge phones Homer at Moe's, his beer glass is empty when Moe passes him the receiver. But in the next shot when you see Homer, his beer glass is half full again.

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$pringfield (or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Legalized Gambling) - S5-E10

Continuity mistake: As Bart is on the phone trying to book his new act, you can see there is a split down his white shirt. When the shot changes and he tells Lisa to be quiet you can see that split has disappeared. (00:15:05)

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Moaning Lisa - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When Marge says, "Oh Homer, you'll lose your head if it wasn't secured to your neck," her necklace is white. However, when she gives the cup cakes to Homer and Bart, it is red. (00:02:00)

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Black Widower - S3-E21

Continuity mistake: After the dinner with Sideshow Bob, Patty, Selma and the Simpsons, the food on Bart's plate changes between shots. We first see a piece of meat with some peas, then we see two pieces of meat and some mashed potato. It changes randomly throughout the scene. (00:02:40 - 00:07:05)

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Tree House of Horror XII - S13-E1

Continuity mistake: In 'House of Whacks,' Homer swings an axe at the water softener, making three large dents. The shot changes and one of the dents near the bottom vanishes. (00:13:30)

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Colonel Homer - S3-E20

Continuity mistake: When the family are driving home from the cinema, Bart draws an angry face on the back of Homer's head. It is never there at any other point in that night.

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Bart the Murderer - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: At the beginning, if you watch the clock as Homer walks in, the time changes between shots. (00:01:30)

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Tree House of Horror V - S6-E6

Continuity mistake: At the end of 'The Shining, ' the family sits in the snow, Homer holding Willie's portable TV. Later, when they're frozen, Homer is holding nothing, although the TV's snow-topped antenna is still there. Additionally, Homer's left shoulder is missing. This is all due to the lack of correct colorization.

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White Christmas Blues - S25-E8

Continuity mistake: While Mayor Quimby is giving his speech, Moe is in two places at once. He is simultaneously standing next to Mayor Quimby and amongst the crowd of people.

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Bart Gets An F - S2-E1

Character mistake: When Bart fakes being sick, on his way to the infirmary he passes the door with a sign that reads "maintanence" but the proper spelling is "maintenance", and when Bart reaches the infirmary, the sign on the door reads "ineirmary."

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Krusty Gets Busted - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: Before Krusty is arrested, he grabs a drink and there is no olive in it. When he sits down, an olive has appeared in the drink. (00:05:35)

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Homer the Vigilante - S5-E11

Revealing mistake: When Homer is on the news talk-show talking to the cat burglar, he puts his hand on his chest and the opening of his shirt appears over his hand.

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Homer the Vigilante - S5-E11

Revealing mistake: When everyone is cheering for Ned at the neighborhood watch meeting, Apu's hand is yellow.

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When You Dish Upon a Star - S10-E5

Trivia: Another thing "The Simpsons" predicted: Towards the end of this episode, a sign outside of a film studio shows the 20th Century Fox logo with "A Division of Walt Disney Co" written under it. Nineteen years after this episode aired, Disney purchased many assets from 20th/21st Century Fox, including "The Simpsons."

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Kamp Krusty - S4-E1

Continuity mistake: Bart holds up his maths book but in the next shot the book is on the desk. (00:05:00)

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Kamp Krusty - S4-E1

Continuity mistake: When Lisa is reading her report card, the writing suddenly appears on the back of the paper, even though she didn't flip the card. (00:04:10)

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Das Bus - S9-E14

Continuity mistake: When everyone discovers the monster is a boar, there is a Chippos packet on its tusk. But when the boar is shown licking the slime, the Chippos packet has disappeared without ever being touched.

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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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