TV personality Brian Unger, who hosts the program 'How the States Got Their Shapes' on H2, was spotted filming a segment in Upstate New York recently.

Unger was at the Troy Farmer's Market during the weekend of September 19. According to the r/Albany discussion board on reddit, they were filming a segment on Troy's legendary Uncle Sam.

Yes, that Uncle Sam, the personification of the United States government is based on an historic figure from the War of 1812, a meat packer from Troy named Samuel Wilson.

Unger has covered New York previously on his series, like this segment on the Long Island accent.

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