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Comic #4726

1 Pope Clement XI: Any other business?
2 Priest: Isaac Newton is up to something over in England. Consorting with Death, according to our spies.
3 Pope Clement XI: Does the man have no pious morals whatsoever?!
4 Priest: He also thinks light is made of particles.
4 Pope Clement XI: Okay, that we’ve got to suppress for another 200 years.

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Pope Clement XI is the fourth Pope to appear in Irregular Webcomic! He follows in the footsteps of Pope Pius XI, Pope Paul V, and Pope Urban VIII.

I can't be entirely sure, but I daresay this may be a record for the largest number of different Popes to appear in a webcomic.

The priest is referring to Newton's publication of his treatise on "the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light": Opticks, in 1704.

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