I mentioned in an earlier post that there are a lot of jobs that could be done from home that are still stuck in offices around the World. Workers often have a hard time selling the idea to a boss. I think someone in Hollywood could make a really cool fantasy sequence from the premise of a boss contemplating what could go wrong if he let his employee work at home.
Here is a blog post from TechRepublic that lists some solid arguments that might help convince your boss to send you home. I may have worded that badly, but you know what you want.