What part of "No self-starting videos" don't you understand?
Using MyYahoo, I select a half-dozen articles I'm interested in reading by opening each in a new tab. This one:
starts playing music, loudly, as soon as the tab opens. Try as I might, I could not find a Pause button to stop the video.
Please, no self-starting videos. If I want to watch it, I know what the Play button looks like.