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June 16th, 2010
04:59 PM ET

Behind the scenes on the Gulf Coast

New Orleans, Lousisiana- June 15: Anderson Cooper interviews Al and Sal Sunseri, the president and vice president of the P&J Oyster Company, an oyster processor and distributor famous in Louisiana. P&J has been in business for over 130 years. P&J have had their oyster supply dry up as local oyster beds have been declared unfit for fishing due to the Deepwater Horizon disaster and the BP oil spill.

All photographs courtesy: Jeff Hutchens


Filed under: 360° Radar • Anderson Cooper • Gulf Oil Spill
soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. Gail Duncan

    So very proud of you and thankful for all the support you continue to give to those in need as well as open our eyes. Job well done as usual. Respect

    June 16, 2010 at 7:48 pm |
  2. Heather Wright

    Anderson, I am the girl who shouted out to you last week from the crowd about P&J Oyster House closing while you were filming AC360. Thank you so much for telling P&J's story. I am so proud of you and it has been an honor to meet you. Please keep telling our story. The nation needs to know these things are happening due to BP's negligence to clean up oil spill in timely manner.

    Sincerely,
    Heather Wright
    Proud 5th generation New Orleanian

    June 16, 2010 at 7:40 pm |
  3. Augsbee

    Anderson, thank you so much for staying on top of the oil crisis and its impact on the families of Louisiana. I watch you every night.

    June 16, 2010 at 5:26 pm |
  4. kathleen

    Thanks always interesting to see the behind the scenes of AC360! Keep up the grat work Team Cooper!

    June 16, 2010 at 5:09 pm |
  5. Denise MacColeman

    I must say once again how much all of us appreciate your time here along the Gulf Coast.I hope you find our neighbors welcoming.

    June 16, 2010 at 5:05 pm |