The Simpsons

Das Bus - S9-E14

Revealing mistake: When Skinner talks to Otto on the bus, the point of his hair is touching a pole. Look at the pole - Skinner's hair is going through it.

Homer the Heretic - S4-E3

Revealing mistake: When Lisa says "Truly this was an act of God", her ear disappears and reappears several times.

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The War of the Simpsons - S2-E20

Revealing mistake: When Ned says "Crème de cassis" while describing what was in the drink he made, his head briefly detaches from his body. His nose also disappears.

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Politically Inept, with Homer Simpson - S23-E10

Revealing mistake: Right before Homer is patted down at the airport, his facial hair briefly flickers yellow.

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Politically Inept, with Homer Simpson - S23-E10

Revealing mistake: While Homer catches his underwear with his tongue after the Simpsons' clothes burst out of the suitcases, Homer's tongue briefly passes through his underwear.

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Moe Letter Blues - S21-E21

Revealing mistake: When Homer is riding Barney like a bull at Moe's, there are duplicates of Sam and Larry (the barflies) in the same shot.

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Dangerous Curves - S20-E5

Revealing mistake: When Alberto says "If you had completed your seduction of me, I never would have met Sylvia," his shirt collar briefly turns into the same color as his blazer.

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Lisa the Tree Hugger - S12-E4

Revealing mistake: When Lisa wraps herself in Marge's arms right before she falls asleep, the inside of her mouth turns yellow.

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Wild Barts Can't Be Broken - S10-E11

Revealing mistake: Lenny's lower torso disappears for two frames when he, Carl, Homer and Barney are singing "We Are The Champions/We Will Rock You."

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The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson - S9-E1

Revealing mistake: Homer drives his car through the man at the picnic.

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The Old Man and the Lisa - S8-E21

Revealing mistake: At the hospital, while Lisa is explaining how much 10% of $120 million is to Homer, Dr. Hibbert's hand is yellow.

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Burns Baby Burns - S8-E4

Revealing mistake: While Larry and Homer are talking about Mr. Burns, Larry's drink flickers light pink twice.

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22 Short Films About Springfield - S7-E21

Revealing mistake: A black line briefly appears on Apu's forehead while he's tossing the tofu dog around.

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Team Homer - S7-E12

Revealing mistake: When the children are running down the hallway, the animation keeps repeating, because duplicates of the same children are seen running several times.

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Ned 'N' Edna's Blend - S23-E21

Revealing mistake: When Marge is talking to Helen Lovejoy about Canapés at the party, Marge's mouth disappears for a single frame.

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Springfield Connection - S6-E23

Revealing mistake: Homer's hand briefly turns transparent when he puts it on Marge's shoulder after he tells her to rip up the ticket.

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Round Springfield - S6-E22

Revealing mistake: Mr. Burns' body is not seen through the window of his car when he tells Smithers to drive.

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Homer vs. Patty and Selma - S6-E17

Revealing mistake: While the Simpsons are having dinner, the top portion of the chair Homer is sitting on disappears when he tilts the chair back.

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Lisa on Ice - S6-E8

Revealing mistake: While Bart and Lisa are skating off the ice rink, the skin color of one of the people in the background during the riot keeps flashing yellow and brown.

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Bart's Girlfriend - S6-E7

Revealing mistake: When all the students are leaving Springfield Elementary after the fire alarm is pulled, the same students keep passing over and over again.

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The Simpsons Christmas Special: Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: Lewis changes from black to yellow when Milhouse dares Bart to pull Santa's beard off. (00:14:10)

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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: Maggie scans as $847.63 in the supermarket at the beginning (not NRA4EVER, as Troy Maclure asserts in 3F31 "The Simpsons 138th Episode Spectacular), the price it costs to feed and care for the average American baby every month.

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Who Shot Mr. Burns? (2) - S7-E1

Question: Chief Wiggum says that Space Invaders was an addictive video game, and Groundskeeper Willie says, "Video game?" I don't understand why he is so shocked. Could someone help please?

Answer: Willy referred to an encounter he believed he had with actual aliens, while Wiggum thought he was referring to the arcade game.

Answer: The joke is that Willie was so addicted to Space Invaders that he believed it was reality: every time he played, he was actually defending the Earth from dangerous aliens. It's a surprise to him that it was actually a game.

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