That is the best way I can put it into words. It's easier just to show you. I'm building a site at http://media.insomniadesign.net for a group of us that play paintball together. I'm having an issue with the footer not extending like it should on small posts.
Here's an example of a good post:
Here's an example of a bad post:
Is there anyway to make it automatically stretch to the size of the first post, no matter what the post size is?