Table returned OK, but the error persists.
turned up logging and got the following
613 Query SELECT forwarding_id as id FROM mail_forwarding WHERE source like '%@birch.XXXXXX.com' OR (destination like '%@birch.XXXXXX.com' AND type != 'forward'
613 Query INSERT INTO sys_log (server_id,datalog_id,loglevel,tstamp,message) VALUES (0,0,1,1367345944,'[INTERFACE]: DB::query(SELECT forwarding_id as id FROM mail_forwarding WHERE source like \'%@birch.XXXXXX.com\' OR (destination like \'%@birch.XXXXXX.com\' AND type != \'forward\') -> mysqli_query You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near \'\' at line 1')
mysql Ver 14.14 Distrib 5.1.63, for debian-linux-gnu (x86_64) using readline 6.2