Ask A Genius 195 – Belief and Population Sizes

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Ask A Genius 195 – Belief and Population Sizes (Part 1)

Scott Douglas Jacobsen & Rick Rosner

June 11, 2017

[Beginning of recorded material]

Scott Douglas Jacobsen: If you look at the size of some of them then, ignoring the timescale of centuries and millennia and even maybe decades for some, that enshrine these values; if you look at the Catholic Church, they are 1.3 or 1.4 billion people. 

If you look at the Eastern Orthodox Church, they are 225 to 300 million. 

Rosner: If you look at Islam, it is over 1 billion people. My conservative buddy gets really worked up at the rate at which Muslim populations increase. He says that one way that Muslims try to take over countries is by having more kids.

It is this paranoid view of things.

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Rick Rosner

American Television Writer


Rick Rosner


Scott Douglas Jacobsen

Editor-in-Chief, In-Sight Publishing


In-Sight Publishing


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