If you click on edit your profile you can select the action of "remember me" You must have cookies enabled in your web browser though! Sorry I am not WebDude either I just had to fix mine to make sure I was remembered. LOL!
By the way, the server was down for about 1/2 hour. Major changes going on here in my office. I had to move 7 servers off a table onto a new countertop. Things were intermittent for a while, but I think it's all smoothed out now. At least I can post again! :-)