Quote Originally Posted by grey_beard View Post
I am worried about the following sequence:

1) ability to select certain characteristics in one's offspring
2) (bifurcation) : the rich getting disease free "custom" children, the poor consigned to the genetic lottery and falling behind
3) the siren song of Eugenics, resurrected
4) a totalitarian state mass producing soldiers to order (Keith Laumer came up with the idea in Retief's Ransom long before George Lucas and the Clone Wars)
The haves and have nots always in play.