Edward and Richard are best buddies living off the government doing nothing more than having a good time and breaking stuff.
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 Eddie (18 episodes, 1991-1995)
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 Richie (18 episodes, 1991-1995)
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Edward and Richard are best buddies living off the government doing nothing more than having a good time and breaking stuff. Written by Graham Wilson Jr <diex@suburbia.net>

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In some shows, Richie and Eddie and other characters commit some crimes - In Bottom: Gas (1991), Eddie has an illegal connection to their neighbor Mr. Rottweiler's gas supply. In Bottom: Apocalypse (1991), Eddie schemes to steal Richie's inheritance for himself. In Bottom: Burglary (1992), Richie and Eddie's flat is burgled. In Bottom: Parade (1992) Richie and Eddie attack the Chief Inspector in the pub toilet, so they can mug him. In Bottom: 'S Out (1995), Mr. Tent shows off his genitals at Richie and Eddie in the park at Wimbledon Common. In "Bottom" (1991) {Dough (#3.4)}, Eddie illegally forges money. In Bottom: Finger (1995), Richie and Eddie steal and drive off in Cannonball Taffy O'Jones's car and con the hotel staff as Cannonball Taffy O'Jones and his bride and in Bottom: Carnival (1995) there is a riot in Hammersmith, which Richie and Eddie go looting and they decide to blackmail the Prime Minister of Great Britain, when a dirty video of the Prime Minister falls into their possession. See more »

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When Richie falls down the stairs in the Carnival episode while impersonating Kilroy, he rolls into the bathroom and gets stuck in the toilet head first with his feet in the air, however just after he falls through the door before the camera moves in you can see his foot protruding from the doorway See more »

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Richie: [on various occasions seducing women, well, trying anyway] May I say, what a SMASHING blouse you have on?
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One of the best comedy series ever!!
31 May 2002 | by (Parkersburg, West Virginia) – See all my reviews

This is one of the funniest programs ever. The humor may be low-brow, but it is still great!! Every episode was a classic!! Another winner from Great Britain!! I loved the episodes about getting stuck on top of the ferris wheel after closing time, trying to tap into a neighbor's gas line illegally, and the one where Eddie was dressed as a woman in the hotel. Like I said, it is a funny show!!


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