CHICAGO — President Barack Obama's youngest daughter was noticeably absent during her father's farewell speech in Chicago on Tuesday night.
During his speech, the camera turned to first lady Michelle Obama and their daughter Malia. Sasha was not seen sitting with them.
Immediately, Twitter users began asking where the president's youngest daughter was.
— Dan Chizzoniti (@danchiz) January 11, 2017
During Obama's farewell speech...all I kept thinking... was #WheresSasha??
— Tringe 🐾🐎 (@tringe) January 11, 2017
The hashtag "wheressasha" began trending on Twitter shortly after people noticed she wasn't next to her sister.
Twitter users then began theorizing where Sasha may have been.
"I had a thing." - Sasha #wheressasha
— Tracey Nolan (@misstraceynolan) January 11, 2017
You know Michelle's the kinda mom who's like "GROUNDED MEANS GROUNDED" #WheresSasha
— Devin Corrigan (@official_devinc) January 11, 2017
— resident allnighter (@res_all_nighter) January 11, 2017
Some speculated Sasha, who is in high school at Sidwell Friends in Washington, might not have been able to miss school to attend.
Malia Obama is taking a gap year before attending Harvard.
Approximately 18,000 people attended the president's farewell speech, according to White House estimates.