Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong celebrates his 80th birthday today (May 20). Four days ago, he also Instagrammed a video of himself at an early birthday celebration with a giant ang ku kueh-shaped cake.
What caught our eye is also ESM Goh’s way of snuffing out his birthday candles — by clapping his hands, which generates a strong puff of air that extinguishes the candles’ flames.
The clapping happens so fast that the clip even has a slow-mo effect so we could catch the action. See it for yourself: