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Olympics’ first big star is a curler who looks like Super Mario

For The Win logo For The Win 2/9/2018 Charles Curtis
a baseball player wearing a red hat: Getty © Getty Getty

The Winter Olympics are underway already, and it didn't take long for the first meme to pop up.

This is United States curler Matt Hamilton.

a person riding a skate board in the snow: Getty © Getty Getty

There's something familiar about him. The red shirt, the red hat with a circular logo in the middle, the mustache …

Mario! As in this guy!

a little boy that is standing in front of a store: Agence France-Presse © Agence France-Presse Agence France-Presse

Team USA was all over it:

Hamilton even got in on the gag:

Bravo.

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