Ben502 - 8:51 pm on Aug 22, 2011 (gmt 0)
sorry for all the follow ups just trying to post what i am finding out in hops that it will enable someone to help me...so...
it looks like the body tag is squashing any of the other elements i have set to 100% as the window size changes.
for testing, i set the body tag to 2000px wide. at that point all of the "squashed" elements looked fine (container, header color, footercolor). This is leading me to think i got something screwy going on on the body, but for the lif of me i don't know what