i guess i'm just REALLY slow on the uptake, but it just occurred to me tonight that birdman's avatar is almost certainly a picture he took. egads - that's a ****ing shark, dude. it's one thing to see it coming at you on the teevee, it's another to see it coming at you at arm's length! pretty damn cool, dude. you rock. i'd probably pee my wetsuit doody.