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List of the best Daria episodes, as determined by voters like you. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Daria episodes of all time are. Fans of Daria are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.
This list includes "Ill," "College Bored," and more episodes. What is the best Daria episode of all time? Look below and find out.
Boxing DariaJun 25 2001 Daria becomes upset by memories of an argument her parents had when she was a child, which may have been caused by one too many parent/teacher conferences over her refusal to socialize. She ...more
Arts 'n' CrassFeb 16 1998 Mrs. Dafoe, the art instructor, asks the talented Jane to submit a poster about student life and submit it into a contest. Jane draws a pretty girl looking into a mirror, with Daria adding a ...more
Road WorrierJul 07 1997 Daria and Jane head off to Alternapalooza with Jane's brother Trent and his friend Jesse. Daria finds this to be an awkward experience due to her strong attraction to Trent. The Fashion Club, ...more
Pierce MeJul 27 1998 Trent asks Daria to help him find a birthday present for Jane, and the enraptured Daria lets him talk her into getting her navel pierced, which she later regrets. Helen, meanwhile, agrees to ...more
MonsterMar 23 1998 Mr. O'Neill assigns his class to make short films. Daria and Jane decide to do theirs on a day in the life of Quinn, the purpose being to show everyone how shallow Quinn is. They get some great ...more
djpmac007 added The Misery ChickJul 21 1997 Tommy Sherman, former Lawndale High football star, visits the school when a goalpost is named after him. He turns out to be a complete jerk that insults or propositions everyone he meets, ...more
Lane MiserablesJul 14 1999 The Lane house gets a little too crowded when Jane and Trent's siblings and dad all move back home, at the same time. Unable to handle it, Jane and Trent stay with Daria's house--which puts ...more
Quinn the BrainMar 02 1998 Quinn writes a paper in Mr. O'Neill's English class that the teacher really likes and recites to the class. Quinn becomes scared that she will now become an outcast because people think she's a ...more
djpmac007 added Is It Fall Yet? MTV's favorite disaffected teen stumbles through her first romance, suffers through an awful summer job, and pines away for witty banter with her absent and estranged best friend in this ...more
Through a Lens DarklyFeb 24 1999 Helen suggests that Daria get contact lenses after a bad driving lesson, which Daria eventually agrees upon. However, Daria finds the contact lenses extremely uncomfortable and doesn't want to ...more
Write Where it HurtsAug 03 1998 Daria is asked by Mr. O'Neill to write a story featuring people she knows as fictional characters. She develops a serious case of writer's block, and after several aborted story attempts ...more
Psycho TherapyJun 28 2000 As an assignment from her law firm to determine if she has the makings of a partner, Helen takes the family to a therapy spa. The psychologists there evaluate them, and it is revealed that Daria ...more
Pinch SitterJun 09 1997 Desperate to avoid a meeting with a family therapist, Daria substitutes for Quinn on a babysitting gig. The family she ends up sitting for are the sickeningly-sweet Lester and Lauren Gupty, who ...more
I Loathe a ParadeApr 07 2000 Daria goes to the drugstore to buy toilet paper, not knowing that the Lawndale High Homecoming Parade is going on that day. By the time she gets out of the store, the street is crowded and she ...more
Fire!Jul 26 2000 After Jake accidentally causes a kitchen fire, the family goes to stay in a hotel for a couple of weeks while the damaged areas are repainted. At the hotel, Helen and Jake find themselves ...more
The Daria HunterFeb 23 1998 Mr. DeMartino, Mr. O'Neill, and Mrs. Barch take their classes on a paintballing field trip. Daria and Jane ditch the group to go to a ""great white shark"" exhibit that turns ...more
SpeedtrappedJul 28 1999 Daria finally gets her driver's license, and soon thereafter has to drive to a nearby town to bail Jane and Mystik Spiral (Trent's band) out of a traffic violation. Unfortunately, she makes the ...more
Daria!Feb 17 1999 A musical episode in which seven song-and-dance numbers frame a story about an impending hurricane.
djpmac007 added Dye! Dye! My Darling!Aug 02 2000 Jane plans to dye her hair to resemble tiger stripes, and to do it she enlists the help of Daria, who is reluctant for fear she will screw it up. While Daria is applying dye, Jane asks her why ...more
The Big HouseJun 30 1997 After Daria and Quinn both come home past curfew, Helen and Jake begin Family Court, a mock trial that ends with the 2 girls being sentenced to a month's grounding. The parents later regret ...more
Lucky StrikeMar 26 2001 When Principal Li fails to honor the raise promised in the teachers' contracts, the teachers go on strike. Substitutes are hired to take their place, including a spaced-out elderly woman to take ...more
MalledMar 31 1997 Daria's class takes a field trip to the enormous Mall of the Millennium, much to Daria and Jane's dismay. Meanwhile, Quinn and her friends, the Fashion Club, ditch school to go to the same mall, ...more
Jake of HeartsJul 21 1999 Jake suffers a mild heart attack, which makes Daria aware of his mortality for the first time. She then has to deal with his judgmental mom coming to stay with them while he recuperates, and ...more
djpmac007 added Jane's AdditionAug 18 1999 Daria and Jane are assigned a multimedia computer project, which is hindered by Trent's procrastination in coming up with music for it. Meanwhile, Jane starts dating a guy, Tom, whom Daria ...more
Fat Like MeMar 05 2001 Sandi breaks her leg, and during her recovery gains a considerable amount of weight. Having violated the Fashion Club's strict maximum weight requirement, she resigns her presidency, placing ...more
That Was Then, This is DumbMar 16 1998 Their old hippie friends, the Yeagers, who haven't changed a bit, visit Helen and Jake. An issue is raised over which family is living the better life now: the laid-back, old-fashioned Yeagers, ...more
The Lawndale FileAug 04 1999 A series of strange events--government agents visiting the school looking for anyone who's ""different""; Mr. DeMartino getting arrested; Trent writing cheerful music--lead ...more
Ill Season 2 Episode 9: Daria develops a mysterious rash and has to check into the hospital for tests.
The New Kid Season 2 Episode 7: Daria gets roped into participating in the Lawndale High yearbook and meets Ted, who up to now has been schooled entirely at home.
I Loathe A Parade Season 4 Episode 6: An ill-timed trip to the store results in Daria's becoming trapped in Lawndale's homecoming parade.
Antisocial Climbers Season 4 Episode 2: While on a hill trek, Daria's class gets caught in an unexpected snowstorm.
Is It College Yet? - The Movie Season 5 Episode 14: All vile things must come to an end, and for Daria Morgendorffer that means it's time to look beyond high school to college.
Groped By An Angel Season 4 Episode 11: Quinn discovers her spiritual side and we all have to live through it.
Is It Fall Yet? - The Movie Season 4 Episode 14: It's summertime and the livin' is hard. Daria finds herself forced into volunteering at the OK To Cry Corral, a summer camp for the overly sensitive and those who'd like to be.
Cafe Disaffecto Season 1 Episode 4: Daria reluctantly becomes involved in the opening of Lawndales's new student coffeehouse. She also becomes involved in its closing.
Fizz Ed Season 5 Episode 1: When Lawndale High suffers a budget crisis, the cure may be worse than the disease.
Esteemsters Season 1 Episode 1: Daria and Quinn arrive at their new school. Quinn makes friends easily. Our Daria does not. We meet Daria's teachers, her family and her new best friend, Jane.
It Happened One Nut Season 3 Episode 6: Daria is forced to work side by side with Kevin at a mall nut stand.
Aunt Nauseum Season 5 Episode 10: Daria's aunt comes to visit, because the family's not dysfunctional enough already.
See Jane Run Season 2 Episode 11: Jane surprises everyone by deciding to try out for the school track team. Daria make no such surprise decision.
Fair Enough Season 2 Episode 10: The school stages a medieval fair to raise money for a new library roof.
One J At A Time Season 5 Episode 8: Quinn has decided she needs a steady boyfriend, and the winnowing process could take years.
Just Add Water Season 3 Episode 12: The whole school goes on a mandatory-voluntary harbor cruise to raise money via casino gambling.
Jane's Addition Season 3 Episode 13: Jane starts dating a guy, to the annoyance of her misanthropic friend Daria.
The Story Of D Season 5 Episode 5: Daria decides to submit a short story for publication -- but she's not the submissive type
Daria Dance Party Season 3 Episode 4: Quinn gets roped into organizing the school dance; she fobs the job off on Jane.
The Old And The Beautiful Season 3 Episode 2: During Volunteer Week, Daria reads to old people - who are thrown into a depression by her voice.
The Teachings of Don Jake Season 1 Episode 12: Jake's stress level is reaching critical mass, so the Morgendorffers go on a camping trip. Like that's gonna help.
The Lab Brats Season 1 Episode 7: Daria and Kevin are forces to work as lab partners in science class. The homework consists of teaching a mouse tricks. Daria does all of the work, of course, while Kevin watches football on TV and flirts with Quinn.
Too Cute Season 1 Episode 9: Quinn decides she needs cosmetic surgery, and drags Daria to the doctor with her. She is happy to consult with Quinn, but very interested in Daria, whom she views as a long-term project and potential masterpiece.