(1) Poster links to his or her own blog entry, in which we find a link to a crappy video found on the web, but being hosted by the poster because the original site may not have the bandwidth to withstand being MeFried.
(2) Poster creates own crappy video, links to it from blog, posts blog entry to MeFi.
Further (for many of you), don't be so sore that you're new, and on the lower rung in some ways...
You have no recognizable persona at first, and no credibility. You haven't engaged in any real exchanges with anybody yet... [etc.]