The Simpsons

Bye Bye Nerdy - S12-E16

Continuity mistake: When Lisa is watching tapes of Francine's bullying, there is a scene where they are at the pool. Francine is wearing nose clips in this scene. But when Lisa freeze-frames and leans in to closer inspect the shot, Francine's face is shown on the screen without nose clips. They appear again when Lisa exclaims "Of course. The nose clips."

Twotall

Simpson Safari - S12-E17

Continuity mistake: When Bart is eating the grubs, his tongue appears to be green, in all other shots it's back to red.

New Kids on the Blecch - S12-E14

Continuity mistake: When L.T.Smash sees his admiral, we see he his has badges on, yet when the shot changes and zooms in on him, they're gone, then they're back. (00:17:10)

Chaz1003

Bye Bye Nerdy - S12-E16

Continuity mistake: When Marge is racing the school bus, as the bus jumps out of the ditch you can see that the bottom of the bus is painted to resemble a skateboard. When the bus lands from this jump, however, the bottom of the bus is an even grey colour.

Twotall

Worst Episode Ever - S12-E11

Continuity mistake: During Tom Savini's presentation, the comic book seller eats a kind of cookie. Fake blood then start to flows from his mouth and he takes his t-shirt to wipes it. There are no stains on it after that.

Dr Wilson
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Skinner's Sense of Snow - S12-E8

Continuity mistake: When the Hamster rolls through the glass of Flanders car it breaks it near the bottom middle of the front windshield. Later on when Flanders and Homer are taking the kids home you can see the break in the glass has now moved to about halfway up the front windshield. On of the following shots it moves back to its original position and then moves back to being around the middle of the windshield.

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New Kids on the Blecch - S12-E14

Continuity mistake: When L.T. Smash switches the lever to Commission from De-Commission, after that, when the shot changes, it says Ship and Museum. (00:18:10)

Chaz1003

Tennis the Menace - S12-E12

Continuity mistake: When Bart is trapped in the coffin, the cables leading to the Cadaver Cam TV disappear then reappear. (00:04:10)

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I'm Goin' to Praiseland - S12-E19

Continuity mistake: When we first see the "Whack-a-Satan" game at Praiseland, there are three rows of holes the little devil dolls emerge from. After Nelson turns towards Flanders, the game is seen behind him, now with only two rows of holes.

Twotall

Worst Episode Ever - S12-E11

Continuity mistake: When Comic Book Guy turns off the water hydrant, the two boys in purple and blue trunks change position between shots.

Neil Jones

Homer vs. Dignity - S12-E5

Continuity mistake: When the Simpsons are at the restaurant at the start, Bart has no medal on his jacket. But when Lisa remarks a few seconds later that Homer gave Bart a medal, one has appeared on his jacket.

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Simpson Safari - S12-E17

Continuity mistake: Towards the end, when the scientist is trying to give everybody diamonds, a shot cuts to just Marge and Lisa, but out of nowhere Maggie appears. (00:19:30)

Simpson Safari - S12-E17

Continuity mistake: When the Simpsons are on the raft going down the river in Africa they come to a fork and have a choice of going to the left, towards a sunny and nicer area or to the right where it is rainy and gloomy. As Homer tries to steer the raft to the left as he pulls his left arm out of the water and it is covered in leeches but in the next shot of him when we see the arm again the leeches are gone. No way to remove leeches that fast.

Tobin OReilly

Skinner's Sense of Snow - S12-E8

Continuity mistake: When Skinner dismisses the kids from school, we learn the snow level is near the top of the windows and to the top of the doors. But in the next scene, we see a shot of Springfield and the Simpson home, where the snow level is to the bottom of the door. (00:08:02)

Trilogy of Error - S12-E18

Continuity mistake: The bikes disappear after Bart and Milhouse arrive at the cave.

AAL117

Hungry Hungry Homer - S12-E15

Continuity mistake: When Homer is eating the sausage, a square on his shirt disappears in a shot from his feet and then is back in the next shot.

Simpsons Tall Tales - S12-E21

Continuity mistake: When Lisa comes and starts giving out apples, Moe is seen taking one of them, but some seconds later, he is seen under Homer's coat with a piece of Homer on a fork.

Nikolai

I'm Goin' to Praiseland - S12-E19

Continuity mistake: Helen Lovejoy suddenly has lipstick on when she gives Homer the ice cream. She doesn't have lipstick on in previous shots.

Nikolai

Hungry Hungry Homer - S12-E15

Continuity mistake: Lenny's mug refills itself when he tells Homer, "You want to help me?"

Nikolai

Insane Clown Poppy - S12-E3

Continuity mistake: After Amy Tan shames Lisa, there is a shot of Lisa wearing a red necklace, her necklace becomes her usual white one, seconds later.

Nikolai
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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).

Kara
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