下手の横好き世界5 by William Van Hecke

ABC News Site Is Kind Of Dumb

I clicked a “Get Video URL” link on an ABC News page.

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  1. No, it wasn’t copied to my clipboard. I checked and it was still something I copied earlier this morning.
  2. If it had worked as intended, it would have blown away some data I had found important enough to keep, without asking me.
  3. The URL is the same one as in my browser’s location bar. It’s not the URL of the video; it’s the URL of this page that has the video on it. Why does this feature even exist?