09 May '11, 1am

@dk The most unlikely Internet star for SG Elections 2011 - Yam Ah Mee #SGelections #YamAhMee

@dk The most unlikely Internet star for SG Elections 2011 - Yam Ah Mee #SGelections #YamAhMee

The internet/social media never fails to surprise people. Before the election day, who would have thought that the Returning Officer, Mr Yam Ah Mee, would become an overnight sensation. It’s crazy. A Facebook page was created for him. Within a day, more than 34,000 fans have joined the unofficial page (which by the way, have a typo). This definitely put those candidates with a few thousand Facebook fans to shame. There’s even 2 parody twitter accounts. @Yamahmee and @fake_yamahmee . At one point, the hashtag #YahAhMee was trending on Twitter too. Who would have guessed that? And you know you reached certain internet stardom when people start using you for remixes. Some of them are pretty good actually. Yam Ah Mee Club Mix Breaks mix GLaDOS Mix I’m sure there will be more coming over the next few days. Nobody knows exactly why Yam Ah Mee suddenly become so popular online. M...

Full article: http://blog.dk.sg/2011/05/09/the-most-unlikely-internet-s...

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