1.d4 or 1.e4?

Every game in the latest World Championship between Kramnik and Topalov started with 1.d4. Has 1.e4 become a lost art? Should Topalov have tried 1.e4 against Kramnik? I played both 1.e4 and 1.d4 in my 1996 World Championship match.

Which one is more lethal? What is your take?
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