I just wanted to send an update to this.
After I got it all working, I went back into my yahoo account, and changed the settings in the language / time zone back to what they should be for my region / location. I figured that things would stop working, and the option would go away.
However, that was well over a week ago now, and things still work. In fact, as you can see in the above picture, that option is still present for me. I got there by clicking on the Options
menu item at the top, and then clicking on Mail Options
(that should be visible in the picture).
I figured that when I switched things back from Asia settings, and back to a normal US Yahoo account, it would go back to not being an option. From what I can tell, that is not the case.
By the way, the full set of options for that drop down choice are below
Don't download spam email
Download spam with no special indicators
Download spam, but prefix the word "Spam"
Anyway, just wanted to report what I'm seeing with my account, to see if that is the same with others or not.
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