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Mirai Nagasu makes history and Twitter reacts

Mirai Nagasu makes history and Twitter reacts

Mirai Nagasu made history landing the first triple Axel by an American female in the Winter Olympics.
Four years ago Mirai Nagasu was at home watching the Sochi Olympics. Tonight she made history, officially becoming the first American female to land the triple Axel at the Olympics. Of course everyone took to Twitter to react.
 
Kristi Yamaguchi knows how hard Nagasu worked.
 
Meryl Davis couldn't use enough emojis to describe the moment.
 

Fun fact

Mirai Nagasu couldn’t go to the golf course on a rainy day at age 5, so her parents brought her to the local ice rink

 
Olympic champion Scott Hamilton knows how great she must have felt.
 
It wasn't just Americans who were interested in Nagasu's accomplishment.
 
The reaction from her teammates was priceless.
 
Actor Reese Witherspoon chimed in.
 
 
Fellow Olympians made sure to tweet their support.
 
Olympian Elana Meyers Taylor saw history at her first event as a fan.
 
Wikipedia users were quick to adjust her bio.

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