Scrubs

My Lunch - S5-E20

Continuity mistake: When Mrs. Sykes dies, Dr. Cox pulls the bed sheet over her face. The following shot of her from above shows the sheet is back to where it started, next to her chest.

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Continuity mistake: In the episode where Elliot is missing J.D. and talking to him a lot on her phone, he asks her to drop the phone into Dr. Cox's pocket. She drops it into his left coat pocket, but he later pulls it out of his right coat pocket. He couldn't have changed it in his pocket, because he's surprised to find it.

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My Self-Examination - S3-E21

Continuity mistake: While Carla's brother eats his chips, his hands move from left to right while holding the bag through out the scene. (00:09:00 - 00:09:35)

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My Dream Job - S2-E22

Continuity mistake: When the guys duck into the water, the water level is near the top, but when the lady comes to the spa the water level is much lower. (00:09:15)

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My Bad - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When the janitor is speaking into the stethoscope, his right elbow is on his knee and his left hand is on the mattress, when it cuts closer, his elbow is further up and his hand is next to his leg.

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My Drug Buddy - S1-E14

Continuity mistake: In the shot-reverse-shot between J.D. and Elliot at the end of this episode when they finally kiss, J.D.'s nose is on the left side of Elliot's face, and in the subsequent reverse shot it's on the opposite side. (00:20:00)

My Ocardial Infarction - S4-E13

Continuity mistake: When Dr. Cox rushes into JD and Elliot's office saying "You are the worst Co-Chief Residents of all time," JD has his hands on the table. When it cuts he has them on his lap.

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His Story - S2-E15

Continuity mistake: Right after Kelso thanks Cox and walks away, one earpiece of Cox's stethoscope is hooked under his coat lapel. When the shot changes to show Cox turning around, both earpieces are free and hanging lower on Cox's chest.

Guy

My Quarantine - S4-E16

Continuity mistake: When they are telling about their first date experiences and Todd begin telling his, the Janitor is standing with his arms down. When it cuts he has his arms crossed.

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My Hero (2) - S1-E23

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Ben has several Polaroid photographs scattered on top of his bed sheets, the position of the photos changes between long shots and close ups.

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My Hero (2) - S1-E23

Continuity mistake: When Carla and Elliot are in the cafeteria, just after Doug sits down at their table, the top from Elliot's bottle of water moves across the table.

pinkwafer

My Malpractice Decision (aka My MalPractical Decision) - S4-E9

Continuity mistake: When JD and Nina are kissing at the end of the episode, the direction in which JD tilts his head changes twice, when the camera reverses on itself.

My Big Brother - S2-E6

Continuity mistake: When Dr. Kelso is chewing out JD, the amount of banana peel hanging out of JD's pocket changes from shot to shot.

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My Porcelain God - S3-E13

Continuity mistake: The napkin on Dr. Casey's cup turns a quarter turn while talking to Elliot before he gets up from the table. (00:12:45)

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My Own Private Practice Guy - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: When Laverne does a slam dunk, you can see that the ramp leading to the hospital main entrance has no-one standing on it or in front of it. But before and after the slam dunk you see see two doctors with a basketball on the ramp, and Franklin standing remarkably still, with a camera, in front of it.

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My Way or the Highway - S1-E20

Continuity mistake: In the first scene when JD is playing with the pin art, you can see that his eye sockets have made an impression in the pins. Cut to the close up, and the eye area is completely flat.

pinkwafer

My Drama Queen - S2-E21

Continuity mistake: Laverne's soda can goes from being on her notepad to on the table between shots.

Cybermoose

My Catalyst - S3-E12

Continuity mistake: When Ted falls off the roof you should be able to see the garbage bags he falls on, But they're not there while he's falling. You see nothing but the roof top below. (00:22:05)

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My Own Private Practice Guy - S2-E17

Continuity mistake: When Dr. Fisher stands up from being tackled by Dr. Cox, his stethoscope is outside his collar. When he turns around, his stethoscope is now completely hidden by his coat collar.

Guy

My New Suit - S5-E18

Continuity mistake: As JD is unwrapping the patients head while talking to the Janitor, he completely unwraps the gauze and there is 3-4 inches of hair showing. The shot changes and suddenly the head has gauze on it again and only about an inch of hair is visible above the bandage.

Guy

My Mirror Image (2) - S6-E1

Continuity mistake: Dr. Cox's hair colour and length change back and forth significantly during the episode.

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Elliot: Dr. Cox, does this lipstick make me look like a clown?
Dr. Cox: No, Barbie... It makes you look like a prostitute who caters exclusively TO clowns.

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Trivia: Ben Sullivan, Dr. Cox's best friend and brother-in-law, loves his camera and takes pictures everywhere he goes. Brendan Fraser, who plays Ben, has a great interest for photography in real life.

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