‘Pretty dark for a 15-year-old’: Russian skater’s choice of music at Olympics generates buzz [video]

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:

Here is a Vine video from Lipnitskaya’s performance:

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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