Re: RE[3]: virus: Hosts

David Leeper (
Mon, 14 Oct 1996 20:22:10 -0500

>Given that about
>every 1 in 10 Americans is an atheist [according to David Leeper], it's
>simple arithmetic to say that the probability that a newborn American
>will become an atheist is 0.1.
>Has anyone come up with a model to explain the ratio?

I may have already posted this, but I'm not sure. It's short.

Once a species catches on its hard for other species to compete. Even if they have better
tools, its hard to overcome the numbers of the species already in place in the niche.

Ratio of Atheists To Theists: 10:1
Ratio of Homosexuals To Hetrosexuals : 10:1
Ratio of MS Windows Machines To Macintoshes: 10:1

David Leeper
Homo Deus