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An ode to Robert Johansson’s luscious mustache

Ski Jumping - Winter Olympics Day 1

PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 10: Robert Johansson of Norway kisses his skis during the Ski Jumping - Men’s Normal Hill Individual Final on day one of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Alpensia Ski Jumping Center on February 10, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

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Norway’s Robert Johansson became an international superstar Friday. No, not because of his prowess on the slopes. Not because of his incredible bronze-medal winning jumping in the normal hill finals. But because of his extremely well-groomed mustache.

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Let’s take the time to truly appreciate Norway’s national treasure.

Moments after winning his first career Olympic medal, the topic of conversations was still Johansson’s stache.

“I started it two years ago and it’s been good for me,” he told reporters. “I started getting compliments for it and just went with it.”

Read more and watch Johansson’s mustache in action