Social Media Livid At Gabby Douglas

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 09:  (R to L) Gold Medalists Simone Biles, Gabrielle Douglas, Lauren Hernandez, Madison Kocian and Alexandra Raisman of the United States stand on the podium for the national anthem at the medal ceremony for the Artistic Gymnastics Women's Team Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Arena on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Many people got all over Gabby Douglas on Twitter after she refused to put her hand over her heart for the national anthem. This was just after her team captured the gold medal. She placed her hands to the side instead of over her heart.

Here are some of the reactions on Twitter.

https://twitter.com/trueblueaggie12/status/763132477359529985?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

https://twitter.com/kayla_shults/status/763132146454331392?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

https://twitter.com/Lady_Fife/status/763131680005566464?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

https://twitter.com/heymanitsdan/status/763130768721838080?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

https://twitter.com/emmakjar14/status/763130513485770752?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

Gabby did have a response:

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