Thank you... I really appreciate the nice words.
It didn't appear as though Roanoke answered you on how-to produce a red font. So here goes:
Click on "Settings" (upper right)
Click on "General Settings" (lower left)
Scroll way down and toggle on "Enhanced Interface"
When you next reply to a post, the font color option should show in your reply window.
Worked for me.
BTW, always enjoy your posts.