Can't display embedded CMT video on WordPress

Jon Jaques
Jon Jaques used Ask the Experts™
Anybody got a clue why this CMT video doesn't display? It looks like it loads correctly, but then when you try to play it, nothing happens (except for the progress bar which acts "normal"):

The embed code is listed at the bottom... I checked for plugins, but the embed code doesn't list a swf file, so none of the ones I've found works so far.

Any suggestions would be appreciated!

<embed src="" width="512" height="319" 
type="application/x-shockwave-flash" FlashVars="dist=" 
allowFullScreen="true" AllowScriptAccess="always" base="."></embed>

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It actually is playing the Flash part. If you notice, there's an error message on the screen that shows up (it's really tiny) that says that the video is not available. My guess is that either the original host that has the video has disabled hotlinking or something, or there needs to be some additional parameter to tell the video player where the video is, or else the video has moved.
Jon JaquesInformation Technologist


Awww, crud, a little more investigation, and lo and behold, it's just that one video... others work, but that one won't even work in a plain page!

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