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Continuity mistake: Episode 2:20 - While Susan and Edie are at the Hooters style restaurant, the amount of beer, and amount of head, in Edie's glass changes from shot to shot; It's not because she is drinking it.

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Continuity mistake: In episode "Like it was" when Gabby and Carlos are driving in the car, Gabby's hair keeps switching from behind her ear when the shot changes.

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Continuity mistake: Episode 2-23: Caleb hits Melanie with a piece of lumber and she falls to the ground. She falls with her feet towards Caleb, but in the close up (and each scene after) her head is now towards Caleb.

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Continuity mistake: Episode "If there's anything I can't stand" - The amount of cream on Victors chest during his rubdown changes between shots.

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Continuity mistake: Season 2, Episode 20: When Gabrielle goes over to Dale to get him to sign the custody form for the baby; the sheet of paper is all creased and folded up. But when she shows it to Carlos it is not creased at all.

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Continuity mistake: When Betty is shown the crime scene photo of Melanie's body, Melanie is inches away from a pallet and the jacket covers most of her torso leaving only the right arm exposed. In the flashback scene, Melanie is feet away from the pallet and the jacket mainly covers her chest and face, leaving both arms uncovered.

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Continuity mistake: In episode Now I know, Don't be Scared. When Carlos walks in to talk to Gabby about staying with Victor, she is drinking a glass of wine. She drains the glass except for a small sip, when she puts the glass down it's half full.

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Continuity mistake: Episode 2-20 At the Hooters style restaurant, Edie intentionally trips the waitress. When the waitress falls, there is a lettuce leaf in the small of her back. When she starts to jump up, the lettuce is now at the base of her neck.

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Continuity mistake: Season 2, "One More Kiss": When Lynette sits with Gabrielle in the kitchen discussing the kiss, they're drinking shakes. Gabrielle is either holding her shake or it sits on the counter in front of her, repeatedly, depending on camera angle.

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Continuity mistake: On the note Mary Alice receives that leads to her suicide, the position of the three sentences changes throughout the series. In episode 1.1 (Pilot), all three lines are written on the top half of the note (above the crease), but in later episodes the first two lines are on the top and the third is on the lower half. The left margin also gets smaller, and the handwriting varies slightly.

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Continuity mistake: In episode "The Gun Song, Free Part 2," when Gabby runs upstairs to confront Ellie, her headband is further on her head than when she runs into the bedroom.

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Continuity mistake: In "Getting Married Today," Gabby's hair in the beginning has her bun high on her head and her tiara is visible from the front. When Bree walks in, and when she overhears Victor and his father talking, her tiara is farther back on her head and no longer visible from the front.

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Continuity mistake: Season 2, Episode 23: "Remember, Part 1" - In the 1994 flashback where Bree introduces herself to Mary Alice and forces her son Andrew to apologise when he stole a ornamental garden frog, the position of the frog changes between shots as Bree hands it to Mary Alice.

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Continuity mistake: Throughout the series, any time you see into the front door of the Scavo house (from an exterior shot), there is a blue wall with a table in front of it, however, interior shots show that the front door leads to the lounge, with the staircase opposite the door.

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Continuity mistake: Episode 2-23: After Caleb thinks he has killed Melanie, he wipes his right hand across his T-shirt several times and leaves one bloody handprint. When he gets home, there are now several bloody prints from his right hand on the T-shirt.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 7: When Nora dies, Lynette stands up and strokes her hand over her chin, so a little blood stays on her chin. During the yelling scene of Lynette towards Carolyn, the blood on her chin changes constantly between shots.

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Continuity mistake: Season 8, Episode 9 - "Putting It Together": As Chuck is speaking to Ben, the amount of sunlight on the lamppost behind Chuck keeps changing between shots.

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Continuity mistake: Series 3 Episode 1: When Bree welcomes Carolyn to the engagement party, she is holding a tray in her hands, but when Carolyn starts telling her about Orson's past, the tray is gone.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 4: When Bree is talking to Vera about Andrew and her husband, Vera is holding a nearly empty glass of tea. She then fills the glass to the top, but when she picks up the glass after doing so, it's nearly empty again.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3, Episode 4: "Like It Was" - When Bree goes round to visit Vera, the camera is reflected in the door as Vera opens it.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 7: In the scene where Carolyn shoots Lynette, Lynette is wearing high heels when she is originally shot. But when Lynette falls into Art's arms, she is wearing shoes without heels.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 14: When Bree throws a glass of water of Orson to wake him up, the upper part of his shirt goes from being spotted with water to being soaked.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 2: While preparing for Bree's wedding, Susan is seen wearing full hair curlers for the entire day, yet on the day of the wedding, her hair is straight without a single curl.

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Continuity mistake: Season 4, Episode 7: "You Can't Judge a Book by Its Cover" - When Lynette opens the trunk of her sister's car, the trunk can actually be seen opening twice.

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Continuity mistake: In season 1 it's revealed that Lynette and Tom first met when working for the same company, and Tom left his girlfriend for Lynette. In season 7 it's stated that they were already dating in college, and Tom betrayed Lynette with her friend Renee.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 17: During the dinner scene, Ian starts to pour his mother some wine, but in the very next shot, he starts to pour it again.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 10: When Gabrielle is at Bill's home drinking a glass of wine, the amount of wine in her glass changes several times as the camera changes position, without Gabrielle drinking any of it.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 6: During the scene with Tom and Nora in the pizza parlour, a wine bottle and a glass are knocked over in an argument. When they pan back to the table as Nora is leaving, the full bottle and the glass are back on the table.

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Continuity mistake: Season 7, Episode 23 - "Come On Over For Dinner": Right after Carlos kills Alejandro with the candlestick, he throws the candlestick to the left of Alejandro's body. But a few seconds later the candlestick has suddenly moved to near Alejandro's head.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 20: When the boy paints "witch" on Mrs. McCluskey's front door, he holds the container in his left hand and the brush in his right. But when Karen gets out and he runs away with the other kids, the two items switch positions.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3, Episode 6: "Sweetheart, I Have to Confess" - When Gabrielle suggests that her and Carlos don't go through with their divorce, her head is resting on Carlos' chest. But in the next shot, it isn't.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 20: When Lynette sends Kayla upstairs, her bag is seen both on her shoulder and in her hand between shots.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 5: During the dinner scene at the Van der Kamp's home, Danielle throws her plate against a wall, but when they pan back to her, the plate is still on the dinner table.

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Continuity mistake: Season 3 Episode 4: When we see a close up of Orson making a cup of Cappuccino, you can see the cup is filled with steamed-milk foam, but as the scene changes there is less foam in the cup than there was in the previous shot.

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Continuity mistake: Season 4, Episode 15: "Mother Said" - When Tom tells Lynette that Kayla is frightened of her because she hit her, the bedroom door behind him closes slightly between shots.

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Continuity mistake: Season 4, Episode 5: "Art Isn't Easy" - After Gabby throws John out of the hotel room, she locks the door. But when Carlos leaves the room, he opens the door without having to unlock it.

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