Originally Posted by Colin Mac
The newline character is in the buffer from hitting the the enter key.
	cout << "Enter the pizza diameter: ";
	cin >> ptr->diameter;

	cout << "Enter the pizza weight: ";
	cin >> ptr->weight;              // why doesn't this cin get autofilled by the newline char after inputting the value above? (ptr->diameter)?

	cout << "Enter the pizza company name: ";
Right, i get that. But if this is the case, how come the second 'cin >>' isn't auto filled by the newline char created by the first cin?