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Old Aug 19th 2012, 09:17 AM
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Default Re: Would you genetic engineer your child?

Originally Posted by shekib82 View Post
If it was possible, would you try to give him the genes that will best help him in his life? Furthermore, would not doing so be considered bad parenting?
I'd say definitely no.

The genetic lottery is a crapshoot to begin with. Messing with that could have unintended consequences.

I have no desire to pretend that I'm god - I think that's a bit too arrogant.
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