Eco-News Roundup: Wednesday August 5
News from other sites and our blogs you may have missed.
Dems Hate Grandmas? Kevin Drum smacks down the right-wing rumor that Dems want to require seniors to receive end-of-life counseling every five years.
Skinny Mice: Scientists create full-grown mice from skin cells for the first time. [New Scientist]
Happy Birthday, Mr. President: Obama turns 48 today... or DOES he?
Rebates FAIL: A new study finds rebates for hybrid cars don't work as intended. [LiveScience]
Kitchen Confidential: We're cooking less than we used to. Why?
Comeback Kids: Could healthcare be the key to a GOP turn-around? James Ridgeway opines.
Chuck Norris: Could he, and the Birthers, actually be helping Obama?
Cash for Clunkers: Clunkers is stimulating economic growth, but not much for US companies.
Wrong Side of 40: Are women over 40 too old to act? Talent agency CAA says so.