NY Times: Rule Your Own Realm: The Ultimate E-Mail Address

My spin: Excellent NY Times article on domain names, costs, various services, etc – a must read.
IN this mobile age, an e-mail address can offer stability. People may move across town or halfway around the world, but they can always be found online. So even when faced with better or cheaper options for Internet service, they are often reluctant to switch because they will lose those precious e-mail addresses.(full story)