Letters: Mummy exhibit is distasteful at best; let them rest in peace

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 19 2013 12:00 a.m. MST

I find the idea of gaping at some poor soul's withered remains distasteful at best. I can't help but think that they once constituted someone's grandfather, mother, son or daughter. Calling this voyeurism science doesn't make it any more palatable. Wouldn't it be infinitely more civilized to let them rest in peace?

Michael Abel


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