The Simpsons

When Flanders Failed - S3-E3

Continuity mistake: When Homer goes to the barbecue, he grabs a plate of burgers. There isn't a burger at the top of the pile. However, when Flanders talks to him there is a burger on the top.

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Suggested correction: There are 5 burgers on the plate and one in his mouth when Homer walks off. When Ned calls over the burger in his mouth has gone and is now on the plate.

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Radio Bart - S3-E13

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Bart tries to get his radio back from the well, watch the police barriers. When Lou and Eddie get coffee, they walk through one of the barriers, tearing it. Several shots later, this torn piece has vanished, and then the barriers disappear entirely. (00:15:40)

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Flaming Moe's - S3-E10

Continuity mistake: When Moe tries the Flaming Homer, there are bottles that keep appearing, and the knife disappears suddenly. (00:06:55)

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Saturdays of Thunder - S3-E9

Continuity mistake: Before the time trials start, the audience on the sidelines keep disappearing and reappearing. (00:12:30 - 00:13:40)

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Homer Defined - S3-E5

Continuity mistake: When Otto announces about Milhouse's party, 1, Martin is sitting two seats ahead of Bart and Milhouse, even though he was just talking to them, and 2, Sherri and Terri are nowhere to be seen. (00:01:35 - 00:02:35)

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Bart the Murderer - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: When Bart realizes he forgot his permission slip, the camera shows us that the paper is half-under his pillow. However, when he got out of his bed at the very beginning, the paper wasn't under his pillow. (00:01:00 - 00:03:05)

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Separate Vocations - S3-E18

Continuity mistake: When Lisa is clapping erasers because she sassed Miss Hoover a second time, the room's clock is visible near the top of the ceiling. However, the clock wasn't there several shots earlier. (00:17:00)

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Radio Bart - S3-E13

Continuity mistake: When Rod and Todd talks to 'God' on the radio, the antenna keeps changing position for the entire scene. (00:08:50 - 00:09:40)

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Bart's Friend Falls in Love - S3-E23

Continuity mistake: When Samantha is being introduced to the class, there is a boy in the front row on the right side that is wearing a white shirt and has brown hair. A few shots later (an overhead shot of the classroom), the boy is completely different, with a blue shirt and white hair.

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Separate Vocations - S3-E18

Continuity mistake: When Lisa decides to take Miss Hoover's Teacher's Edition, we see "Teacher's Edition" on the spine of the book. But when Lisa puts it in her bag the spine of the book is completely blank.

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Homer Alone - S3-E15

Continuity mistake: In the scene Marge goes crazy in the car, Homer is let through, and he passes under 'distressed mother' police tape, but in the next shot, the tape has disappeared.

I Married Marge - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: When Homer sees that Bart and Lisa aren't listening to his story, he looks around the living room while sitting on the couch. He appears beside the window in the next shot. (00:03:30)

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I Married Marge - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: In the flashback, at the Aztec Theater, the person in front of Marge and Homer changes. (00:04:40)

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Saturdays of Thunder - S3-E9

Continuity mistake: At the institute, Dave puts his hand on his son twice, and they also swap positions between shots. (00:10:00)

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Saturdays of Thunder - S3-E9

Continuity mistake: At the Institute, the clipboard Dave is holding repeatedly switches arms between shots. It also disappears entirely. (00:09:35 - 00:10:35)

Yoshi

The Otto Show - S3-E22

Continuity mistake: Near the end of the episode, when Skinner shouts at Ralph to shut up, the sky outside the bus changes from nightime to daytime between shots. (00:14:15)

Stark Raving Dad - S3-E1

Continuity mistake: Bart opens the house's front door, then the shot zooms out to show us that all of Springfield is at the Simpson house. In the next shot with Mayor Quimby the door is suddenly closed. (00:15:30)

Yoshi

Tree House of Horror II: A Simpsons Halloween - S3-E7

Continuity mistake: After Maggie makes her wish, the family jumps from being in their seats to beside the window. (00:03:50)

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Homer Defined - S3-E5

Continuity mistake: At the beginning, when we see the exterior shot of the bus, it is full of kids. In the interior shots, 1) before the twins talk to Bart and Milhouse, every seat is empty, even Sherri and Terri's. 2) when the bus arrives at the school, we AGAIN see a full busload of kids. (00:01:30 - 00:02:25)

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Tree House of Horror II: A Simpsons Halloween - S3-E7

Continuity mistake: When Jimbo and Kearney take Homer's candy, it is obviously night time. However if you watch the outside as Homer closes the door before he says "Lousy punks" it shows a daytime sky.

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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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