Just be aware of the problems with that "holy grail" layout, it uses the same padding/negative-margin equal column method as the the "One true layout".
This technique really comes together when the columns are given equal heights. The method I’m using is [adapted wholesale from the One True Layout, so I won’t go over it in detail. To deploy it, simply add the following CSS:
[URL="http://www.positioniseverything.net/articles/onetruelayout/appendix/equalheightproblems"]The problems are documented here at PIE](http://www.positioniseverything.net/articles/onetruelayout/equalheight)
#block_1, #block_2, #block_3
<font color='Red'> padding-bottom: 32767px;