15 May '11, 5am

Everyone loves Yam Ah Mee

Everyone loves Yam Ah Mee

If there's one person who's emerged unscathed from the recent elections, it's Mr Yam Ah Mee. In fact, Mr Yam, the 53-year-old chief executive director of the People's Association (PA) became an overnight sensation - literally. As returning officer, Mr Yam provided some lighthearted humour during a very heated election results night, as he read out voting results and made the words "pursuant to Section 49, sub-section 7e, paragraph A of the parliamentary election act ..." famous. That very same night, netizens took to the web and sealed his fate as an Internet sensation with remixes of his signature line on YouTube (see below), various Facebook fan pages and upped his cool factor by putting his face on a James Bond photo. Industrious netizens even found a photo of him "sashaying" down the catwalk at a charity event at the Circle Line's Paya Lebar station. Blogger Mr Brown w...

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