08 May '11, 12pm

GE’s unlikeliest internet star | What’s buzzing? - Yahoo! News

GE’s unlikeliest internet star | What’s buzzing? - Yahoo! News

Yam Ah Mee's spoof Facebook page. (Photo: Facebook screen grab) Move aside Nicole Seah , there's a new star in Singapore cyberspace. Returning Officer (RO) Yam Ah Mee is now one of the most recognisable faces in town after having appeared 27 times to announce the winner of each constituency in Sunday morning's polling results. With his straight-laced and deadpan expression, Yam delivered his announcements in an even-handed monotone, without fear or favour to any of the parties, as should be. Supporters gathered at various venues around Singapore awaiting the results were overheard mimicking him as he spoke, repeating the line, "Pursuant to Section 49, Sub Section 70, Paragraph A of the Parliamentary Act, I hereby declare..." It's no wonder he's been labelled "RObocop" and "Justice Bao " by some in cyberspace . He shot to internet stardom after a spoof Facebook page -- whic...

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