Bellsouth is experiencing problems support DSL's DNS servers here throughout the metro area. To fix,
click START button
click CONTROL PANEL
double click Network Connections
double click on the connection that you use to connect (wired or wireless)
double click properties
double click on Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
At the bottom, it says 'Obtain a DNS...' and 'Use the Following'. It's probably set to 'Obtain a DNS...'. Change it to 'Use the Following'.
Preferred DNS Setting, make 188.8.131.52
Alternate DNS Setting, make 184.108.40.206
Try to Surf!