At a privileged prep school for teens on Manhattan's Upper East Side, the students first learn that Serena van der Woodsen is back in town the way they learn all the important news in their lives: from the Internet blog of the all-knowing, albeit, ultra-secretive 'Gossip Girl'. No one knows Gossip Girl's identity, but everyone in this exclusive and complicated vicious circle relies on her website and text messages for the latest scoop. Even Serena's closest friend, Blair Waldorf, is surprised to find that Serena has suddenly ended her self-imposed exile from a boarding school in New England and returned to Manhattan for school. Once the Upper East Side's most notorious party girl, Serena's reasons for returning are mysterious, although they may have something to do with her younger brother Eric, who's secretly in the hospital following a suicide attempt which is kept under wraps by their overprotective mother Lily. Whatever the reasons, the change in Serena is obvious, especially to ... Written by
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When Dan and Serene get Jenny from the party they get into a cab. Jenny slips in first, then Serene and then Dan, but in the next shot they're sitting in the following order: Jenny, Dan, and Serena. They couldn't have moved while the cab was moving in such a tiny space. See more
While Nate and Chuck are talking in the park, Nate's collar changes between under his bag strap to out from under his bag strap, in what should be 2 seconds, this happens several times. See more
You're back now.
Serena van der Woodsen
I didn't come back for you.
References The Invisible Man
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