The Simpsons

Lisa the Iconoclast - S7-E16

Revealing mistake: When Lisa is explaining to the curator of the museum why she didn't tell the crowd of what she learned about Jebediah Springfield, if you look in the background none of the people on the far sidewalk are moving, almost frozen in place with some of them with their arms in the air yet everyone and everything in the parade keeps moving right along.

Tobin OReilly

Homer Defined - S3-E5

Revealing mistake: If you look carefully in Mr. Burns' surveillance cameras, the workers are identical. (00:02:50)

Yoshi

Bart's Friend Falls in Love - S3-E23

Revealing mistake: When Bart tells Otto not to leave due to Milhouse not being on the bus, when Otto replies you can see that his left arm up to the headphone cable flashes pink for a frame.

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The Last Temptation of Homer - S5-E9

Revealing mistake: Just before Homer drives backwards into the trout hatchery, when Homer turns the key it is obvious that it is repeated footage of Marge turning the key because the hand is a lot thinner.

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I'm With Cupid - S10-E14

Revealing mistake: After Apu and Manjula go by in horse and cart everyone returns into Moe's. When they walk in they just disappear into a brown wall which is where the inside of Moe's should be seen.

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Homer's Odyssey - S1-E3

Revealing mistake: During the first ten minutes when the twins are explaining to Bart what incompetence means, one of the twins' body disappears, showing a floating head and hair. (00:06:30)

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Lisa's Pony - S3-E8

Revealing mistake: When Homer falls asleep in the car, he hits the dashboard with his fist, and the airbag pops out. If you watch in slow motion though, he doesn't hit anything at all. (00:19:30)

Yoshi

Bart the Mother - S10-E3

Revealing mistake: When Marge says, "Slow and steady wins the race", her face and body are two different colors.

Jack Kaltenbach
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Separate Vocations - S3-E18

Revealing mistake: When Lisa is clapping erasers, you can see the alphabet above the board, and part of the A is cut off.

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Last Exit to Springfield - S4-E17

Revealing mistake: When we see Lisa singing and playing the guitar for the second time, if you look to the right you can see a blue mark on the building that is behind her (On the middle turquoise stripe). It appears and disappears twice.

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Lisa Gets an A - S10-E7

Revealing mistake: When Lisa is daydreaming about her failed test, the president of Harvard talks to her. When he says, "Nasty business that zero", his right white sleeve turns the same color as the glass above the door.

Lisa's Wedding - S6-E19

Revealing mistake: When Lisa and Hugh go by Taxi to the Simpsons house, you can see that they pass the same buildings all the time, especially "Coffee shop".

Lisa the Simpson - S9-E17

Revealing mistake: In the scene where Marge is cutting Grampa's hair, his left cheek in the mirror's reflection turns blue.

Black Widower - S3-E21

Revealing mistake: When Moe and Barney are seen drinking wine at the wedding, somebody walks away with a tray. When they are drinking the animation is repeated because you can see part of the tray keeps coming on and off-screen. (Look by the bottom right). (00:13:25)

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Lisa the Greek - S3-E14

Revealing mistake: When the announcer says that the Falcons win, he says "Who would've thunk it" Homer says "My daughter, that's who". When he is saying this, Lisa's arm disappears twice.

I'm Goin' to Praiseland - S12-E19

Revealing mistake: In one of the scenes (I think it is when they first discover the alleged 'miracle') you can see people in the background walking out of the park. But they are not walking out of the park at all, they are walking into the wall.

New Kid on the Block - S4-E8

Revealing mistake: When Homer sees the Frying Dutchman ad, he blisses and lean backwards. This is exactly the same shot from "Bart's Friend Falls In Love", when Homer is watching a program about chocolate on TV, only the frame is flipped.

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Springfield Connection - S6-E23

Revealing mistake: Just after when Marge is reading the book on the sofa she says 'chaos'. On the far left of the screen a large black 'scratch' appears then just slides off.

The Otto Show - S3-E22

Revealing mistake: When the riot police are running into the concert, you can see a 'cardboard' police officer leaning against his car, doing absolutly nothing, not even blinking or talking into his police microphone. (00:07:45)

Lisa's Wedding - S6-E19

Revealing mistake: By the end, when fortune teller lays "The Fiance" card on the table, it instantly makes the same angle as other cards lying there, even though the teller's hand is still under it. It doesn't change the angle when she removes her hand from under it, as though it's floating in the mid-air all the time.

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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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