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    The rise of political ‘gotcha’ videos is nothing new, but people may be surprised to learn the power that video can truly give the amateur activist.

    Take the recent career ending Helen Thomas YouTube video filmed by Rabbi David F. Nesenoff. According to Howard Kurtz of the Washington Post, speaking at last week’s Vocus Users Conference, uploading of the video was delayed for 10 days because Rabbi Nesenoff’s ‘webmaster’ son had finals and just didn’t have time to get it online. This was not some carefully…