Originally posted by Russ
There is no technical issue with doing this.
Perhaps a trial is needed once the new code goes live to see how it works out.
A forum full of endless youtube embeds soon gets very messy though.
Not too mention spam (we already have some, though it's soon weeded out now
), Rickrolling, shock sites, and similar dangers.
the site is based in the UK, with everything that means for Cleanfeed and similar nastiness. At the very least posts with URLs in them would probably have to be vetted before they go through, if you want to avoid Cameron's goons showing up on your doorstep one day.