Fussel is a 40something Punk who never worked in his life. Depending on the social welfare system, he is forced to play a Burnout in a clinic, to receive welfare. He befriends some of the other inmates and try to help them. He has a daughter, who lives with her grandma, because her mother is dead. He tries to become a better father, but the grandma didnt trust him. At the end he must face his rotten life to become a good man.