Re: ie7 broken
in ie7 go under tools, internet options, advanced. click on "reset" near the bottom. This will completely reset ie to it's default settings as if it was just installed for the first time. if that doesn't fix your problem, then maybe reinstall ie7, but as noted above, back up your favorites first if you want to keep them. ie has received a bad rap in the past, but ie7 is awsome...i prefer it to firefox and safari.
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