Every flip of her head — and movement of her flag — was captured as cameras rolled on the president. As the lady moved her head side to side during the speech, viewers clearly were distracted from Obama's address by her actions.
"Hair flag lady is the real star of this speech," said Twitter handle @BuzzFeedAndrew.
@kidicarus222 wrote: "I hope that lady is getting texts from her mother: 'TAKE THAT FLAG OUT OF YOUR HAIR. EVERYONE CAN SEE YOU.' #flaghead".