11 Things From the Sochi Olympics That We'll Actually Remember

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Well folks, the end of the 2014 Winter Olympics are upon and we must bid farewell to Sochi. It's been one heck of a three weeks. There were some serious nail-biters —that women's ice hockey final I MEAN, ARE YOU KIDDING US WITH THAT? — and there were so many triumphs of the human spirit, like the touching story of Canadian skier Alex Bilodeau and his brother Frederic. There was also plenty of controversy — from the political unrest leading up to the ceremonies to the controversy surrounding Team USA in ice dancing.

Even though we all know the athletes are the stars of the show, this Olympics gave us a few other phenomena that stole the spotlight.

Take a look at these 11 memorable moments and sensations that made the Sochi Olympics the Sochi Olympics.

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