I see, I'm not big on the anime comedies personally. I like comedy in a story but not the main part of it. (except if it's Lucky Star~)
xD Then just imagine that most of the people watching space dandy are like you are with KLK and you'll get a grasp of the thread.
Ayyo, I've been researching the Major Arcana of the Tarot; when I begin my career in writing/filming, I might use these as basic templates to start with. It reminds me of the Monomyth in some ways, so I think you'd be into this shit.