When I read this I thought it was absolutely genius and thought I would pass it on to you. 

The issue is that the search pages have no navigation built into them, so instead of pulling out Visual Studio and making changes that could be complicated or not possible in some environments.  This engineer has come up with a simple solution using an OOB web part, please read on http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/Blogs/GetThePoint/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?List=8d9e2a99%2Df288%2D47c2%2D916b%2D2f32864f7b82&ID=381&Web=5e4647a0%2De7d0%2D4626%2Db71c%2Db1ff06402465