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The way it is done now is a bit of a hack.  So there are problems with it - like it won't show up in the preview.   

When you are writing a post, put in "{ embed }xxxxxxxxxx{ /embed }" (without the space or the quotes).  Replace "xxxxxxxxxx" with the goofy youtube number.  Something like gDd-EYbXNqU - when you are viewing a video, the goofy youtube number usually appears right after "v=".  Sometimes there is a "&" so the goofy youtube number ends just before the "&".

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has something changed?
i embedded as such under arts group,but it shows a big blank flash object.
like this
edit: oops. hm, no that did work fine. maybe it's just My 2 videos that are screwy

ahhhh ok, i see now.. only 1 can be added per post

 
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Awesome thanks Paul.  They were never working in the preview, so I thought I was doing it wrong.
 
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At last - I can post the Feynman video on how trees grow out of the air! 
 
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