I just got back from Lowe's with my mother. There, I saw the usual few Cps that were dying, but I noticed 6 VFTs that couldn't have been there for longer than a couple of days. There was no sign of any death, they were perfectly green with some red in the middle. They weren't large, though. They...
I use a GMail account. It is fun trying to fill it up, just because of the fact that they give you so much space to begin with.
I personally like GMail more than Yahoo or Hotmail, just because it seems more organized, IMO.
I would cut of the stems either way, even if the species seeded well or not, just because of the fact that flowering drains the plant so much.
Of course, if you are wanting seed, you wouldn't want to take this route.