Several vexilloids appear in the three versions of the song. First in Cyndi Lauper's version the tassel on the elderly professor qualifies as vexilloids. Every high school graduate knows of this badge of academic brilliance.
During the building of the sand castles little flag poles made out of sticks are inserted on the tops, and invisible flags are to be imagined flying.
In Phil Collin's rendition of True Colors white kites flying up top above the 'devil' boy have decorative white streamers.
The flag of rhythmic gymnast is beautifully portrayed in the background. She is holding a long colourful rainbow streamer flag.
All that's missing now is children's book!