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Maynard G. Krebs

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  • As a certified geezer this only reminded me of Dobie Gillis's Maynard G. Krebs, masterfully played by the pre-Gilligan Bob Denver.

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  • Society had not progressed beyond the 1950s, when the entire so-called beat generation, a phrase invented by novelist Jack Kerouac, was reduced on television to a character named Maynard G. Krebs, who seldom washed and would croak, "Work!?" in a horrified tone any time gainful employment was suggested.

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  • He has a subtler and longer-lived role model: Bill Murray, the Maynard G. Krebs of the mid-1970s.

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  • A Clockwork Orange, by Anthony Burgess, who had possibly annexed it from the Beatnik Maynard G. Krebs, of

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  • To analogize, Maynard G. Krebs is to the beat generation as Kennedy's Children is to the 60s -- at least in this production.

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  • Maynard G. Krebs was second banana to Dobie G.llis on a TV show of the early 60s.

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  • Maynard G. Krebs, the beatnik portrayed by the late Bob Denver on the ancient "The Many Loves of Dobie G.llis," would jump and shriek "WORK?!" whenever that dreaded word crept into a conversation.

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  • Life and Society Did the hollywood TV moguls get the name of Maynard G. Krebs, from the 1950s biological research of the krebs cycle?

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  • So, I fetched a pair of bongo drums (which I had acquired as a result of my admiration for Maynard G. Krebs).

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  • So, I fetched a pair of bongo drums (which I had acquired as a result of my admiration for Maynard G. Krebs).

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  • The iconic beatnik, played by Bob Denver, in the classic TV sitcom "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis".

    June 14, 2015