The Simpsons

The Simpsons (1989)

27 mistakes in season 20 - chronological order

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Sex, Pies and Idiot Scrapes - S20-E1

Continuity mistake: When Homer has Snake cornered, the second rung on the ladder behind them is broken. In the next shot it's not broken, then it is again.

Sex, Pies and Idiot Scrapes - S20-E1

Continuity mistake: During the St. Patrick's Day parade, Bart is wearing a green shirt throughout the whole scene, but he's wearing his usual orange shirt when he says "Where's the IRA when you need them?"

Nikolai

Lost Verizon - S20-E2

Continuity mistake: In Bart's room, while Lisa is carrying the Krusty phone, the back of the phone Krusty's neck changes from white to yellow multiple times in the same shot.

Nikolai

Dangerous Curves - S20-E5

Continuity mistake: During the 20 years ago flashback, when Maude goes to spray water on Homer's pants, she is sitting on a tree in the background. When Homer and Marge talk, she doesn't spray water on his pants, but in the next shot she is gone. (00:17:35)

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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.

Nikolai

Homer and Lisa Exchange Cross Words - S20-E6

Plot hole: Gil would have been disqualified for cheating at the Crossword Championship. (00:15:00)

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Mypods and Boomsticks - S20-E7

Revealing mistake: When Bashir leaves the Simpson house, he doesn't have any eyebrows. (00:12:40)

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Mypods and Boomsticks - S20-E7

Continuity mistake: When Homer runs into the old Springfield Mall at the demolition, if you look closely you can see Hans Moleman there. However, when the Duff truck crashes and Homer swims to save the beer, Hans Moleman is now in the truck. (00:18:30 - 00:19:05)

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The Burns and the Bees - S20-E8

Factual error: When the bees fly to Mr. Burns' stadium, they are shown as seeing the stadium with 11 eyes. Bees only have 5 eyes. (00:18:15)

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Gone Maggie Gone - S20-E13

Continuity mistake: When Marge says good night to Bart he has pyjamas with sleeves on. Then when he puts on Lisa's nightgown (which doesn't have sleeves) to make Marge think he is Lisa, Bart's pyjama sleeves can't be seen under Lisa's nightgown. (00:12:25)

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In the Name of the Grandfather - S20-E14

Continuity mistake: When Grandpa smashes the hot tub, the pieces from the hot tub disappear moments later. (00:05:25)

Casual Person

Eeny Teeny Maya Moe - S20-E16

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Moe is cleaning his window inside the bar, take notice that the size of the spot he cleans on the inside of the bar is small. But when the shot changes to the outside, with Moe and the others looking out from the inside, the clean spot is larger.

RLN

Eeny Teeny Maya Moe - S20-E16

Continuity mistake: As Marge is feeding Maggie a grapefruit, Bart takes out his bongo drums and plays them. Watch as Bart plays - the shot zooms in from the back of Bart towards Maggie, and you can't see Marge in the scene sitting close to Maggie; the next shot shows her though.

RLN

Eeny Teeny Maya Moe - S20-E16

Continuity mistake: When Maya and Moe are at Moe's home, Maya gives Moe a glass of water and he sits down on the sofa with the glass in his left hand. In the next shot, the glass has gone.

Eeny Teeny Maya Moe - S20-E16

Continuity mistake: When Maya and Moe arrive at Moe's house, you can see there is nothing on the arm of the sofa, but in the next shot a remote control appears from nowhere.

Eeny Teeny Maya Moe - S20-E16

Continuity mistake: When Moe is sorting out the flowers at Moe's bar, you can see there is nothing behind the beer taps on the counter, but in the next shot a jar of pickled eggs appears from nowhere.

Eeny Teeny Maya Moe - S20-E16

Continuity mistake: When Maggie is swinging a spade at the other children in the playground, there is a tree behind her that disappears in the next shot.

Eeny Teeny Maya Moe - S20-E16

Continuity mistake: When Homer is pushing Maggie along in her pushchair, Santa's Little Helper comes along and you can see that Maggie has a dummy in her mouth. In the next shot, the dummy has disappeared.

Eeny Teeny Maya Moe - S20-E16

Continuity mistake: At the beginning of the episode, the doormat outside the Simpsons' house is green, but when Maya and Moe arrive at the Simpsons' house for their double date later on, the mat is now purple.

Eeny Teeny Maya Moe - S20-E16

Continuity mistake: When Homer says "I will never know the score!" the bag of chips turns from green to blue.

Nikolai

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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