Russian skater’s choice of music at Sochi Olympics generates buzz [video]

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http://twitter.com/#!/Max_Fisher/status/432682789885202432

A 15-year-old Russian skater named Yulia Lipnitskaya won a gold medal today in the free skate performance that blew many away.

Lipnitskaya’s choice of the theme from the film Schindler’s List as accompanying music still has people buzzing on Twitter:

http://twitter.com/#!/ComedikTiming/status/432691529933926400
http://twitter.com/#!/daweiner/status/432685067841056768
http://twitter.com/#!/DukeOfAwesome/status/432690420514959360
http://twitter.com/#!/jrovner/status/432683865753522176
http://twitter.com/#!/pencilpanda/status/432658431900909568
http://twitter.com/#!/texasinafrica/status/432556323344240642

Here is a Vine video from Lipnitskaya’s performance:

http://twitter.com/#!/EWMandiBierly/status/432557790360776704

Editor’s note: The original version of this post contained a tweet containing YouTube video of a performance that was not from the Sochi Olympics. That tweet has been removed, and Twitchy apologizes for the error.

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