Monday 5 July 2010 9.50pm
Data retrieval from a drowned phone is possible, though not guaranteed. You'll need a company that I imagine will charge you a fortune, maybe not. I wouldn't accept any 'can't be done's' from the local phone shop.
Have you tried drying out again? Contrary to popular belief, if you've tried to turn it on once and it didn't work, it still might later on.