‘How the States Got Their Shapes’ Star Brian Unger Spotted Filming in Upstate New York
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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