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Bob Odenkirk's love of strange humor leads straight to 'Saul'

Bob Odenkirk's love of strange humor leads straight to 'Saul'

Bob Odenkirk stands in the writers room of "With Bob and David," the reboot of the celebrated comedy series "Mr. Show" that he's making with David Cross to arrive on Netflix later this year. Pointing at the bulletin boards loaded with Post-it notes sporting the titles of every sketch ("An Extra Beatle," "Amazing Moms!") that will run in the new series' four half-hour programs, he then reveals two other boards containing the names of even more ideas that didn't quite make it to air. Odenkirk delights in the rejects ("Heaven Bucks," about a guy who gives away all his money on Earth and, as a consequence, doesn't get any of...

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