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

Continuity mistake: When Millhouse, Bart and Lewis are talking about the fake Santa, Millhouse's eyebrows go from blue to black to blue again. (00:14:15)

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Homer's Night Out - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: When Bart and his friends are making copies of the photo of Homer, the banner across the copier says "Copies 5 cents," but when they go to deposit the money it says 10 cents.

The Call of the Simpsons - S1-E7

Continuity mistake: When the cameraman is filming Homer in the mud, he screams quite a few times. Yet on the news report showing the footage, we only hear Homer yelling and not the screams. (00:16:00)

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Krusty Gets Busted - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: When we see the wide shot of Sideshow Bob being handcuffed, the reporter standing behind Bart and Lisa is wearing a purple jumper. But in the shot of Bart saying 'Take him away boys', the reporter is wearing a green jumper.

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Bart the Genius - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: While Bart starts the I.Q. quiz and is reading it out loud, his teacher says "Shh. Visualize it Bart." While this happens if you look in the background you can see the alphabet line. It starts out Tt Uu Vv Ww, then Bart's teacher blocks out some, then you see the letter T again. (00:04:50)

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Life on the Fast Lane (a.k.a. Jacques to Be Wild) - S1-E9

Continuity mistake: At work, the salad in Homer's sandwich disappears when he mentions that 'she' made it.

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Homer's Night Out - S1-E10

Continuity mistake: When Homer and Bart are at the cabaret show, Mr. Burns and Smithers are there with two women. In almost all of the shots there is a woman sitting between Burns and Smithers, except in the close-up of them when Burns asks "How does he DO it?". Then Smithers is shown as sitting right next to Mr. Burns. (00:21:00)

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There's No Disgrace Like Home - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: As Homer is carrying the TV towards the pawn shop in the first shot the left window is clear. There is then a tracking shot of the family walking and when they get in front of the store the window has writing on it saying Pawn Shop. The writing is in black and the next shot when they are talking the writing is now dark brown. (00:14:20)

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

Continuity mistake: When Homer walks up the front drive you can see the road and there are no markings on it. But when he turns to look at his house, there are orange lines running down the road. (00:08:50)

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Moaning Lisa - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When Marge is driving Lisa to school, in one shot you can see that her necklace is red. Then in the next shot it is white. It then changes back to red and stays that way.

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Homer's Odyssey - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: In the park, Marge's necklace changes from white to red. (00:15:40)

Some Enchanted Evening - S1-E13

Continuity mistake: Bart is shown sitting tied up on the couch and Ms. Botz walks in carrying a tied-up Lisa in her arms before dumping her on the sofa alongside Bart. You can see that the rope Ms. Botz has used to bind Lisa is wound right around her body from the neck right down to her ankles. A few shots later when Maggie comes down and frees her, the rope tying Lisa's legs together at the knees has disappeared.

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Krusty Gets Busted - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: When Marge is throwing all the Krusty merchandise into a bag, the bag changes from grey to brown between shots.

Krusty Gets Busted - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: In "Krusty Gets Busted", Krusty's natural skin colour is established as yellow. In "Brush With Greatness" we see him wiping off the clown makeup to reveal that he has yellow skin. But in "Homer's Triple Bypass", he comes to visit Homer, with his white clown face, and tells him that "this isn't make-up". Other episodes after that also show that his skin is white.

Moaning Lisa - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When Homer and Bart are playing video boxing for the first time, the interior of the living room keeps changing. (00:06:00)

Bart the General - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: When Bart is training up his army, the colours of the kid's tops keep changing between shots.

Some Enchanted Evening - S1-E13

Continuity mistake: When Bart and Lisa ask Marge for food while she's waiting for Homer the time on the clock keeps going back and forth.

Life on the Fast Lane (a.k.a. Jacques to Be Wild) - S1-E9

Continuity mistake: When Jacques is trying to seduce Marge at Barney's Bowlarama, the ball he is holding is coloured purple. When we see him a little later on, he is now carrying a green ball.

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Krusty Gets Busted - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: When Homer reaches into the fridge to take out the tub of triple chocolate ice cream, we see it in a brown and white striped tub. When he lifts it out, it's turned into a plain pink tub and has shrunk considerably. (00:03:50)

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

Continuity mistake: When Homer has been informed about the Christmas money being spent on Bart getting his tattoo surgically removed, he leaves the house. When he opens and closes the door to leave, the wreath on the door is white with a red bow. When Homer then turns to look his Christmas decorations, the wreath is now green. (00:08:50)

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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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