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Bob Odenkirk Single-Handedly Gets Thousands Of Comedy Nerds Into Breaking Bad

Last night Bob Odenkirk made his long-awaited first appearance as sleazy lawyer Saul Goodman on Breaking Bad, to rave reviews. Having seen only the first episode of Breaking Bad, I don’t know what’s going on with the show, but this clip from last night alone does seem to be a predictor of a looming Bob Odenkirk cultural takeover. Nobody plays an asshole better than Mr. Robert Odenkirk:

(And yes, that’s DJ Qualls. Who else could it be?):

“What, do I look like your high school girlfriend ‘five fingers, no waiting’?” This sounds either Odenkirk-written, or partially improvised. Bob Odenkirk has always been due for household name status, so the only thing surprising here is the fact that “fivefingersnowaiting.com” is still available. Get it together, comedy nerds. (Thanks to etc for posting this superior clip in the comments!)