Larry and Ellen Johnson have lived in the Gulf Coast area their entire life and run a local seafood business called High Tide Foods. They catch and sell shrimp, oysters and crabs just as their parents did and their kids and grandkids are doing now. But as oil courses into the Gulf for the third straight month, the future of their business and their way of life is unclear.
Back in the 70s, Wayne Goldman designed and built an electric car that he drove for years. It was perfect for city driving reaching a top speed of 45 mph. Consumers never got into it, and Wayne says that remains the problem today. Also on the show: running away and joining the circus.
When Jason Russey heard about a whale ensnared in several crab pot lines, he and a team of divers jumped into the chilly waters and eventually set it free. But instead of swimming away, the whale encircled the divers and swam close by each one, stopping, Jason says, as if to say thank you.