He is like his Springfield counterpart, Nelson Muntz, in many ways. He has a similar face and hair color and wears similar clothes to Nelson; however, his clothes are nicer-looking, with a button down shirt and long jeans, implying he has a better childhood.
Bart met him and Shelbyville Martin when he was pretending to be one of Shelbyville kids. Bart told them he didn't go to school. They weren't sure about his story, but when Bart incorrectly calculated two plus two, they believed him.