Diary of A Mad White American
comedy, mature, psychological, slice of life
angry young Americans
The show is about Dan, a jobless misanthrope with a soft spot for animals, caught in odd misfortunes and being unable to correctly provide income for himself. Being in a jobless state constantly, Dan becomes pushed by various foes and inconsiderate persons of society causing him to become angry, rude, crude, and vengeful upon things that make society worse and even more difficult to live in (whoever has wronged him). Accompanying him is his better-off friend Chris, a big softy, who lives in comfortable social class with a house and steady income to even contently pay for the little or big expenses that Dan needs. His dull day-jobs and stressful work causes him to not be able to help but go along with Dan's wild plots or to get even despite how ridiculous they may seem, tempered, or out-of-line they get. Even when Dan gets on his last nerves he can't but help not abandoning him, "knowing there is something worth saving in him" [Dan vs *Dan Impostor episode]. Both their friendship stemming from a bad experience from summer camp through High School these two, along with Elise, to go after the things that make society even more unbearable than it already is. The third regular character is Elise, Chris's wife, who objects to Chris's participation in Dan's revenge quests, but, on occasion joins in due to some of Dan's plots sharing similarities with her childhood annoyances. Due to her being busy with her secret operative work for the government, Elise's character enables advanced help upon some of Dan's revenge missions due to her skills and most of her missions act as a subplot in the show. The show is set primarily in the Los Angeles, CA, area, and background scenes often show notable landmarks in and around Los Angeles.
The title "Dan Vs." has been marked as "mature", and is suited only for viewers 18 years of age and older. The following anime contains elements of a mature nature, including, but not limited to, excessive violence, graphic depictions of gore, partial or full nudity. Viewer discretion is advised.
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