i've got a few messages about 'hey, where did the silverlight project template go in visual studio 2008? what the heck, doesn't microsoft want us to create projects?'
trouble is that it is there, but different...you know same, but different.
if you have visual studio 2008 installed, make sure you install the silverlight tools for visual studio 2008. yeah, i know it says 'tools for alpha' -- just install it would ya. after you install it, you'll have the project templates for silverlight
1.1 2.0 as well as for 1.0. but where is it?
File...New Web Site... then you should see this:
that's what you want. hope this helps.