I doubt there would be an easy way to directly communicate.
If you wanted to use PHP it would be very simple like so: (very basic form)
mysql_connect('MYSQL_HOST', 'MYSQL_USERNAME', 'MYSQL_PASSWORD');
mysql_query('INSERT INTO users VALUES ('username'...
You can report your own posts if you are not sure of something or want a moderator to clarify something.
For example, if you made a post but then weren't sure about whether it was allowed or wanted it locked you could report it and a moderator can easily see what needs to be done.
I think the reason of the limited text colours is because it is just a console application. If you want to use more advanced things such as extended colours I would recommend into looking into a very basic console-like GUI.
I'm in the same position as Ghan. I tried Windows 8 and there is no way I'm switching from Windows 7 (which I have no problem with). I will just wait and buy the next computer where Microsoft remember that most people use a mouse and keyboard.
Hm... It's weird, but I'm still not getting any problems with any of my browsers (IE6, IE9, Chrome and Firefox), even when zooming in etc.
One thing that may make Internet Explorer behave unusually is that you use tables for everything. It is highly recommended to not use tables anymore, just...
Just tested the site in Chrome, Firefox, IE9 and IE6 and I didn't notice too much difference o.O
For the problem with the text in the news box, it looks as if you are increasing the font-size using :hover. However, I am not 100% sure why this would adjust the content position for the other...