09 May '11, 3am

George Yeo, Aljunied GRC, the Singapore Elections and Social Media

One Response to “George Yeo, Aljunied GRC, The Singapore Elections And Social Media” By Aaron Tay on May 9, 2011 | Reply You have a point but it’s interesting you think that social media didn’t work here. Of course George Yeo didn’t get elected. In that sense ultimately it didn’t work. But how many votes were swayed by the YouTube video that would have otherwise gone to WP? Many who watched it couldn’t vote for him true, but that is the nature of social media. For that matter, Wendy Cheng made I thought a huge play for him to the extent that “ride the lightning” trended in Singapore for a short time. Who knows how much worse the results would have being without these moves? I’m speculating of course. I think ultimately, nothing George Yeo could have done would have saved him as he was up against a very qualified opposition team and I think voters were sensing that history ...

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