Network issues - cannot connect to network

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http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I'm running fedora 20 on two boxes in my house. They are hardlined to my netgear 5 port unmanaged switch that is connected to my UVerse router/wifi/modem. I can pull an IP on both systems and ping even while the symptoms are presenting themselves. Both systems use Chrome. What happens is that when a webpage is trying to be loaded, (most times this happens reliably is right after boot) The page either says that it can't be loaded or images on the page dont load _or_ it spins for a looong time before being able to load it. (looong == minutes). Nothing that I can see is logged in messages. And (HowTos)