Is this really what Kurt Cobain would have looked at 70?

The Seattle Times has a story today (May 9, http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2023564592_agingsoftwarexml.html) on a new software program the University of Washington has developed that attempts to show aging from using a photograph. Their example is Kurt Cobain, and here are there results. In my mind it completely fails because they are using a photo from adolescence and by repeating that hair and aging it to seventy, they make Kurt look like an old woman. Suddenly, the guy who wrote “Teen Spirit” looks exactly like the elderly woman behind the counter in a small town.

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