Another reader offered this helpful hint for fellow victims. His local @Home service technicians changed e-mail servers and didn't bother to tell customers. After a little investigation, this reader "found that my e-mail server name went from lh1.rdc.il.home.com to mail.moline1.il.home.com." Some settings adjustments fixed the problem.
"IF YOU WANT to see these episodes of La Femme Nikita you taped while I was gone, you'll come back over here now," I whispered menacingly into the phone.
Randi's phone dropped and she arrived all smiles 20 minutes later.