You learn something new every day! .. RT @TheFirstCourse: if you place an orange into a hot oven for 2-3 minutes before peeling, no white fibers will be visible and the pectin will melt into the flesh.
Another friend with a broken foot! Is it an epidemic or something??? Poor kid didn't see a curb, fell and broke her foot in three places. Ouch! That makes SIX friends spending summer in casts. I promise it is not me. Seriously.
Geeky buddies: If you can, catch "Airport Live" on the BBC. It's a behind the scenes look at Heathrow Airport. Hopefully it will make its way to BBCAmerica. It's currently showing in the evening (UK time) on BBC2.
An interesting fact for D-Day: There are several American military cemeteries throughout the world -- including the one in Normandy -- that are "deeded" to the United States. In other words, the cemeteries and memorial parks are United States' land ... and therefore American soil.