It was only a matter of time before the Galactic Empire discovered the secret Rebel Winter Olympic games in Sochi and interfered. 

The Danish television series "Natholdet" has suddenly become known to the world after it posted this clever mashup mixing the Battle of Hoth from "The Empire Strikes Back" with the recent men's mogul competition in Sochi. Everything - from the timing of blasters to the hilarious reactions of the Danish announcers syncs up perfectly. Check it out below. 

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The 'Star Wars' Empire strikes the Sochi Winter Olympics
Danish TV show 'Natholdet' puts a clever spin on why the moguls course at Sochi proved to be more difficult than expected.