I woke up when my walking partner called at 9:18 a.m. I called her back twice, because she didn't respond to the first call and I didn't get a message back. I attempted to check my e-mail, because I (correctly) imagined she was on the computer and not hearing the phone ring. But I couldn't connect to my webmail; I was getting a network solutions page instead. I tried not to panic, and called the ISP even tho I knew they weren't going to answer because they are in Seattle and they wouldn't be answering the phone until 11 a.m. my time (after my walk). Their message inbox wasa full so I couldn't even leave a message.
I decided to catch up on phone messages, which included a mysterious message from Littleton Electric about a planned outage. We aren't even their customer. I called them back and asked to have my phone number removed from their database. I called Concord Public Works about an Earth Machine, and arranged to go pick one up and pay today and then I did that right away. By the time I got back, all of the ISP's pages were pointing to Network Solutions, so I pulled the service number out of google's cache and learned that the problem is fixed and propagation should happen within 8 hours at the most and probably a lot sooner, reboot might speed it up.
At some point, I should have lunch. It really feels like there's been a whole lot of low-grade drama in the last couple of days.