Barry is an asthmatic kid having trouble in vital spark. He lives with his father, a computer programmer, in Texas. Barry is struggling to manipulate by in life, dealing with his unprocessed school life-force, bullies, as well as his health. Barry's alone source of enjoyment is fantasizing that he is with Chuck Norris. Barry becomes sick of getting picked on beside the bigger guys, and decides to learn karate, in hopes of one date meeting the great Chuck Norris.