From the “Only in Norway” File (which, if we’re being totally honest here, has exactly one item in it, including this one):
A ski race in Norway, the Rindhova Rundt, has been cancelled due to an overabundance of . . . moose. Too many on the downhill trails=lots of potential for unfunny crashes unless it’s in the context of a Will Ferrell movie. (And, depending on whether or not you’re a Will Ferrell fan, it might not even be funny then).
How many moose are too many moose?
5, 10, 20? Try about 40.
One explanation, obviously, is that they might have been at a Bullwinkle audition. But since no one reports hearing Boris yell “SHUTUP YOU MOUTH!” to Natasha, the theory is weak at best.
If you need a Boris fix, check this out (1m, 6s):