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About Hillbilly Blood

posted: 04/30/13
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In Cold Mountain, North Carolina, the land is beautiful and the living is tough. In a remote region full of bizarre superstitions, colorful characters, and deep-rooted tradition, folks live off the land just like their parents, grandparents, and great-grandparents before them, carrying on the custom of getting by with little and making do with less.

When it comes to living the hard-scrabble Appalachian life, there's nobody better than Eugene Runcus, who's got hillbilly ingenuity running through his veins, and his mountain brother, Spencer "Two-Dogs" Boljack, who has unlocked the secrets to backwoods survival. Watch Hillbilly Blood to get an inside look at the lives of these mountain men.

Tune in to Hillbilly Blood on the Discovery Channel this Thursday, May 2 at 9|8c!


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