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    17 Commonly Misremembered TV Details That'll Make You Question Everything You Know

    I can't get over Pikachu...

    If you've never heard of the Mandela effect before, it's a phenomenon where lots of people share a collective memory that turns out to be wrong.

    We recently wrote about how this can show up in movie quotes, so we thought we'd share some examples from tV too. Enjoy!

    1. There's no black tip to Pikachu's tail.

    2. Nobody says "Lucy, you have some 'splaining to do!" in I love Lucy. Instead, it's "'Splain that if you can" and "Lucy, 'splain."

    3. When accepting her Oscar, Sally Fields never said "You like me, you really like me!". Instead, it was "I can't deny the fact that you like me, right now, you like me!”.

    4. The theme tune for Mister Rogers was never "It's a beautiful day in the neighborhood. It's actually "a beautiful day in this neighborhood."

    5. Curious George never had a tail.

    6. Meanwhile, Mickey Mouse has always had a tail (unless it's tucked into his clothes). Watch anything, old or new.

    7. There is no "Beam me up, Scotty" in Star Trek. It was just never, ever said.

    8. B.A. Baracus never actually used the phrase "I pity the fool" on The A-Team (though Mr T did while playing Clubber Lang in Rocky III).

    9. Shaggy from Scooby-Doo doesn't have a protruding Adam's apple.

    10. "The Song That Never Ends" from Lamb Chop's Play-Along is actually 'the song that DOESN'T end.'

    11. It's the Berenstain Bears, not the Berenstein Bears.

    12. The show isn't called Sex in the City, and never was (despite what some think).

    13. It's Looney Tunes, not Looney Toons (though that'd make more sense).

    14. Walter White never said "Jesse, we need to cook" in Breaking Bad. He did say "Clear your social calendar, we have to cook", and "Let it go, we need to cook", though.

    15. Colonel Walter Radar O’Reilly never died in M.A.S.H. — he was given a hardship discharge in the show.

    16. It's the FlinTstones, not the Flinstones.

    17. Richard Simmons wasn't wearing wristbands or even ankle warmers in his workout videos.

    Can you think of any other examples? Let us know in the comments below!