Sometimes I forget how many rad How-Tos Mahalo hosts, but sometimes I’m asked to pull up stats on which ones are generating the most traffic and I’m typically amused at which ones are the hottest. So, in no particular order, here are some of the hottest how-tos at Mahalo right now.
The how-tos for getting a free credit report and getting out of debt are especially popular for obvious reasons, but the how-to for throwing a spa party still has me scratching my head.
Remember earlier when I posted this hilarious mashup?
Here's the f'reals version–try to watch this one *without* imagining Lil' Jon!
This was originally a message my friend Chris Remo
sent to me and some friends, but it's so chock-full of goodness I thought I'd pass it along.
For those who don't know, Microsoft recently
released software called Songsmith that will automatically generate backing
music against a vocal track. You're supposed to sing into it, but some people
just fed existing vocal tracks back into their computer to see what Songsmith
Here are some of the most amazing and hilarious
ones. The best ones are the ones that actually fit, but in a totally different
way to the original music. There are always some moments that don't sync up
harmonically, but these are relatively solid:
Eye of the Tiger:
Take On Me: (This one is pretty bad for the first
40 seconds or so, but it turns into one of my favorites)
We Will Rock You: (In addition to being goofy as
shit, I love how the music adds new harmonic context to the chanting
Buddy Holly (the Weezer song, not the
Taken on a "field trip" w/ BAPC. It's easy to forget how inspiring and holy God is–the protestant church could take a few pointers from the Greeks on how to remind folks of that.