[LMB] No lefties in the Nexus

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Fri Oct 4 18:26:48 BST 2019

> On Oct 4, 2019, at 11:18 AM, Joel Polowin <jpolowin at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Of course, no matter what is collectively decided to be acceptable,
> there are going to be people who flout the law and/or social "norms".
> See, for example, the Chinese researchers who were gene-editing human
> babies, per news reports of about a year ago.  On the basis of poor data
> saying that the particular change they introduced would be harmless.

We can choose to do medically disadvantaged decorations to our own bodies (piercings).   Parents choose stuff like circumcision now.   But they also choose “good” stuff such as using fluoride or getting tooth fillings.

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