Dirty Dan is a criminal in Sandy's dream in the episode "Survival of the Idiots."
It is suggested that the reason that Dirty Dan and Pinhead Larry are criminals is tax evasion.
Sandy referenced him as a criminal, before SpongeBob and Patrick created a game, where they would fight over the titles of Pinhead Larry and Dirty Dan.
- Dirty Dan, along with Pinhead Larry, has become a popular internet meme.
- SpongeBob pretended to be him at first, but at the end of the fight, Patrick was titled as Dirty Dan.