Webcomic: The Dog House Diaries
The Dog House Diaries
"The comic is simply a commentary on the love life of sandwiches."
is an exploration of modern America, an in-depth looks at slacker culture, a smart examination of bachelor life, and a good source of info on fighting bears
. The Dog House Diaries
is a webcomic created by William Samari, Ray Yamartino, and Rafaan Anvari (referred to in the comic as Ray, Will, and Raf). The comic is a series of normally unrelated graphs or stickman comics that occasionally have the three authors as characters.
The comic which began in 2009 is notable for its laid back and down-to-earth sense of humor (This is a webcomic that never Crosses the Line Twice
) and for its uniquely drawn characters (the stickmen have a distinct headshape). Though comics tend to have no noticeable continuity, running jokes include fights with bears, obsession with sandwiches
, and a general lack of communication between genders. Though it has only a modest fanbase, the comic has had some success with comics that perfectly lampoon film tropes, modern social media like Facebook
, and simply how twentysomething adults interact.
The comic updates on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays and every comic includes three extra jokes in the form of a slogan placed under the comic title (sometimes fan contributed), an Alt Text
, and a comic annotation that often self-deprecatingly
tells what Will, Raf, and Ray are up to.
The comic provides examples of: