The Whitney Houston hologram?

I’m going to come out and say that this is in poor taste. This isn’t the end of the world. It’s not even “an outrage”. But it is in poor taste. 

A hologram of a long-dead historical figure—Abraham Lincoln or Alexander Hamilton—might be interesting. Whitney Houston, however, passed away less than a decade ago. She’s still very much within living memory.

And while yes, there is a case to be made that a celebrity belongs to the public domain, there is also something to be said for respecting the dead.

Just because technology can do something, doesn’t mean that it should