I was reading the excellent article by Adam Curtis, WE'RE ALL IN THE SAME BOAT - AREN'T WE? giving hindsights on the cruise industry. I have removed flash from Opera a few months ago. The following is symptomatic of many Web sites you can stumble upon when you do not have flash on.
We are indeed in the same boat but the story of the video on the Web is not yet fully deployed. It will come hopefully one day, but we are not there yet.
PS: Not a reproach in any ways. Just a simple record of my user experience.