The BP Oil Company caused a huge oil spill in the gulf, and many businesses along the coast were affected, including the Cajun shrimp merchant. He appears on Channel 4 News to express his concerns about the spill having an effect on his shrimp business.
The Cajun shrimp merchant wears brown, rubber boots, dark-yellow overalls, and a green shirt. He also wears a red cap and blue rubber gloves. He has gray hair and a gray mustache.