speaking of Yahoo, anybody remember this post? i didn't even try it at 800x600... ok, no scroll at 800... maybe they fixed some of their coding... > From: rudy limeback <r937 at interlog.com> > Date: June 24, 2000 19:09 > Subject: Re: [thelist] Sites with good code- where do you look/learn? > > speaking of coding, anybody been to yahoo.com lately? > > i'm at 800x600 and i got a horizontal scrollbar, the page is too wide, but > only by a small amount (looks like it's about 90 pixels too much) > > anyhow, do a view source of the yahoo.com main page, and you'll see (1) > some pretty wacky html coding, and (2) table width=640 a few times > > now, i can dig the wacky coding, it's really neat, but what's with the > width=640 tables? what's up with that? no way that's gonna fit into a > 640x480 screen.... what were they smoking? i mean, what could possibly > be the justification for width=640 tables? > > and what's causing the horizontal scrollbar at 800x600?