We could do that, yes, but think of the repercussions this would have once people understand that they can do this, it would change everything.
We want our child to be 7 feet tall, have blond hair, and blue eyes.
Do it anyway!
The NBA 20 years later.....
19 YEARS LATER....
We genetically modified him before he was born.
How is he so good?!
You can do that?
"What is CRISPR and why is it controversial?" CNN Wire, 7 Oct. 2020, p. NA. Gale In Context: High School, https://link.gale.com/apps/doc/A637667229/SUIC?u=va_p_steward_sc&sid=SUIC&xid=4b3422af. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.
All sports can be ruined because people will desire to make the best baby for the sport, meaning that hundreds of years of sport history will be the only thing that the sports will have left. No one will want to play the game if they are not genetically modified.
The NBA has lost its entertainment value after we just wanted to make a superhuman.