A British comedy that might be described as a combination of Yes, Minister and Blackadder, this is the story of A. B'Stard, a statesman in the tradition of Genghis Khan, who will stop at nothing to make himself richer and more comfortable. Arguably the most conservative member of the British Parliament, he is aided by a witless colleague, MP Piers Fletcher-Dervish.
Alan finds oil on public lands then tries to buy it from a Labour Party leader.
Televised debates turns Alan into a media superstar
Alan is accused of fraternizing with teenaged girls.
Alan needs publicity so he annonunces that he has found a Nazi.
Alan tries to sell a sitcom to an American producer, but Piers has to bail Alan out of jail first.
Alan tries to sabotage Piers' wedding.