So I was wondering why embeds have so much trouble with videos and gifs (specifically on ) when services like and do just fine despite not being standardized services.

I broke open a tweet in my web browser's inspector, and this is what the HTML looks like inside. I'm not sure how many layers deep it goes, but it is far, FAR too many.

@swashberry All this for a service that was once perfectly usable via SMS shortcode.

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