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Manny and Fran persuade Bernard to attend a party. After a night of heavy drinking, a very sloshed Bernard has a nasty surprise waiting for him and the drunken aftermath dredges up secrets and bitterness.
Manny organizes a travel-writing festival and invites a charming explorer to talk about his adventures. Fran soon falls for his twinkling eyes and lavish hair, leaving Manny ragingly jealous. Meanwhile, Bernard hires an assassin to solve a financial problem with his neighbor.
Bernard becomes addicted to gambling and forces Manny and Fran to compete for one job at the shop in order to finance his bets.
Manny's parents visit the shop for the weekend and the lies he's told them throw Fran and Bernard's lives into chaos, forcing the duo to corroborate some slightly embellished details from Manny's letters home.
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- Premiered: September 29, 2000
- Rating: TV-14
- Premise: A droll Britcom about a hard-drinking, chain-smoking bookstore owner who dislikes customers and has trouble parting with his beloved books. (more)