magu: 50 seconds and half of the site doesn't load. Netscape Navigator Gold, Win 3.11.
freitasm: What about in terms of speed rendering the frontpage? Note that we are not using any table there now.
kobiak: looking good :) but latest forum posts on the right side is too narrow for 1024x768 resolution :(
alsta: Agree with others. Overall much more modern design, but it is hard to separate the sections.
A quick play with firebug gave this: http://img198.imageshack.us/img198/526/picture1giz.png
I reckon it focuses the sections a bit better.