Family Guy

If I'm Dyin' I'm Lyin' - S2-E9

Continuity mistake: In the scene that parodies "Good Times" and the "JJ" character says the infamous line "Dy-NO-Mite!" as he comes home, his mother has a coffee mug but his father doesn't. In the next shot, they both have mugs.

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Wasted Talent - S2-E20

Continuity mistake: In 'Wasted Talent', near the end of the Chumba-Wumba song about Joe being in the wheelchair, the Chumba-Wumbas wheel Joe till he is about 15 yards away from the gate. Then as the shot cuts, Joe and the Chumba-Wumbas are standing right next to the gate. How did this happen? Nobody moved him. (00:10:30)

If I'm Dyin' I'm Lyin' - S2-E9

Continuity mistake: When Peter, Anne Frank, and a group of people (presumably Anne Frank's family) are hiding from the Nazis, Anne Frank and her family look over to discover Peter munching crisps. In the next shot, Anne Frank's family look somewhat different, in fact they are a different group of people entirely. (00:06:40)

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If I'm Dyin' I'm Lyin' - S2-E9

Continuity mistake: When Peter says "There's gotta be an explanation for all this" the background is mirrored. (00:20:10)

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The Story on Page 1 - S2-E19

Continuity mistake: When Stewie is just about to fly into the fan in the Griffin's living room, having just attached the antennae to Chris, a green balloon appears on his back with the other three balloons.

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The King Is Dead - S2-E7

Continuity mistake: When Diane Simmons is announcing that she will play Anna, the five little pictures behind her change between shots. (00:11:15)

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DaBoom - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: When Peter drinks the water after having all the dehydrated meals, he expands. Then in the next 'shot' he is much bigger, even though there is no time for him to have expanded further. (00:09:05)

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Brian in Love - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: When Stewie has been picked up by Lois and is being kissed by her, Brian freaks out. When you first see Stewie and Lois, Stewie's hands are on her shirt, next shot, they're on her arms. (00:19:40)

There's Something About Paulie - S2-E16

Continuity mistake: In the scene where Peter is showing Cleveland his new car, the first shot shows a car that resembles a VW Beetle. In the next shot the car resembles a Mercedes CLK.

Fifteen Minutes of Shame - S2-E12

Continuity mistake: When Peter puts his brush to the paint, you can tell that he dabs it in green or yellow paint, but when he paints the woman's blouse, it is red paint. (00:00:25)

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Fifteen Minutes of Shame - S2-E12

Continuity mistake: The bush that the artist is painting in the pre-credits scene changes between shots. (00:00:10)

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Death Is a Bitch - S2-E6

Continuity mistake: When Death is incapacitated and Peter is wearing the Death cloak, the stool that Death's legs are resting upon changes from having purple to brown legs. (00:16:45)

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Death Is a Bitch - S2-E6

Continuity mistake: During the yard sale, Lois goes outside the house but she doesn't close the door. She talks to Peter and the shot later, the door is closed.

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If I'm Dyin' I'm Lyin' - S2-E9

Continuity mistake: When the crowd is outside Peter's house wanting Peter to heal them, a lady in pink comes out and says "It's him!". While she does this she is standing on the lawn, but in the next shot she is standing on the cement path. Other people in the crowd change position in this cut too.

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Let's Go to the Hop - S2-E14

Continuity mistake: When Lois goes to the bedroom, she opens the door and trips the wire across the door. The wire is strung across the bottom of the door but when she turns the light on, it has disappeared.

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E. Peterbus Unum - S2-E18

Continuity mistake: When Peter is singing, he stops and starts dancing. Mr weed is directly behind him, then in the next shot of other people dancing, he is with them, then in the next shot he is behind Peter again. (00:11:35)

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Brian in Love - S2-E4

Continuity mistake: As Lois pats Brian, her elbow changes position. (00:16:45)

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There's Something About Paulie - S2-E16

Continuity mistake: When Meg is first seen performing 'Death of a Salesman' she changes position between shots. (00:12:35)

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There's Something About Paulie - S2-E16

Continuity mistake: When Paulie is eating dinner with Peter, his pile of mashed potatoes keeps changing from white to green.

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DaBoom - S2-E3

Continuity mistake: When Peter and Brian are entering the Channel 5 Studio, we see a far view of Tom and Diane eating. The torn right sleeve (close to her hand) from the far shot shows that it reaches her elbow. In the close up shot, the sleeve doesn't go to her elbow. (00:09:20)

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Underage Peter - S14-E14

Plot hole: They're in the Clam complaining that they can't drink when they make the revelation that Brian can because he's technically 56. But Quagmire should be able to drink, as in a much earlier episode, he's revealed to be over 60.

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Lois: Hello?
Peter: I can't take the trash out today, I'm working late at the office.
Lois: The caller ID says you're calling from the kitchen. In fact I can see you.
Peter: [Edging sideways.] OK, can you see me now?
Lois: No.
Peter: Now I am at the office.

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Trivia: The voices of Brian, Stewie and Peter (as well as other minor characters) are all voiced by the creator, Seth Macfarlane.

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