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'Hey Bird, What Are You Doing With That Butt?'

Dec 8, 2012 (Weekend Edition Saturday) — Weekend Edition Saturday host Scott Simon notes that a new study finds that in addition to twigs and branches, birds are also using cigarette butts to build their nests -- and they are actually proving to be helpful.

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