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The Anarchy of
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Civil Rights
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Economy
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Blogotopia

Population35.305 billion

CapitalBlogotopia City
LeaderDing Dong Daddy

Currencydoobie
Animalhepcat

The Anarchy of Blogotopia is a gargantuan, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by Ding Dong Daddy with an even hand, and renowned for its rum-swilling pirates, infamous sell-swords, and state-planned economy. The compassionate, cheerful population of 35.305 billion Blogotopians are fiercely patriotic and enjoy great social equality; they tend to view other, more capitalist countries as somewhat immoral and corrupt.

It is difficult to tell where the omnipresent government stops and the rest of society begins, but it juggles the competing demands of Education, Environment, and Welfare. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Blogotopia City. The income tax rate is 100%.

The frighteningly efficient Blogotopian economy, worth an astonishing 13,438 trillion doobies a year, is driven almost entirely by government activity, with private enterprise illegal. However, for those in the know, there is an enormous, deeply entrenched, highly specialized black market in Book Publishing, Tourism, and Information Technology. The private sector mostly consists of enterprising ten-year-olds selling lemonade on the sidewalk, but the government is looking at stamping this out. Average income is an amazing 380,628 doobies, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.

Grannies get pulled over for knitting pullovers while driving, shoppers have literally had their hands full since plastic bags were banned, the dessert 'Death by Chocolate' isn't the most lethal dish on the menu, and pretending to be prejudiced is a good way to get out of jury duty. Crime, especially youth-related, is so common that it is unusual to encounter someone following the law, perhaps because of the country's complete lack of prisons. Blogotopia's national animal is the hepcat, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.

Blogotopia is ranked 138,507th in the world and 618th in 10000 Islands for Most Extreme, scoring 15.37 on the Paul-Nader Subjective Decentrality Index.

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Most Rebellious Youth: 1stMost Advanced Public Education: 1stLargest Welfare Programs: 1stMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 4thMost Influential: 8thMost Cultured: 8thMost Compassionate Citizens: 9thMost Secular: 10thMost Beautiful Environments: 13thMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 13thHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 15thMost Advanced Public Transport: 20thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 24thMost Pacifist: 24thNicest Citizens: 27thMost Inclusive: 30thHighest Crime Rates: 31stLeast Corrupt Governments: 33rdMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 48thLargest Black Market: 74thMost Armed: 98thBest Weather: 102ndHighest Average Tax Rates: 152ndMost Subsidized Industry: 180thSmartest Citizens: 190thLargest Governments: 207thHighest Economic Output: 231stHighest Poor Incomes: 260thHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 278thHealthiest Citizens: 380thMost Developed: 483rdLongest Average Lifespans: 541stMost Efficient Economies: 673rdHighest Average Incomes: 943rdLargest Populations: 1,127thMost Cheerful Citizens: 1,340thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 1,669thTop
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Most Valuable International Artwork: 2,788thMost Stationary: 5,716thHighest Wealthy Incomes: 8,464thMost Scientifically Advanced: 8,902ndTop
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Highest Drug Use: 19,143rdMost Income Equality: 19,552nd
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Highest Crime Rates: 1st in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 1st in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 1st in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 1st in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 1st in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 1st in the regionHighest Foreign Aid Spending: 1st in the regionLargest Welfare Programs: 1st in the regionMost Secular: 1st in the regionLargest Black Market: 2nd in the regionMost Influential: 2nd in the regionLargest Governments: 2nd in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 2nd in the regionMost Inclusive: 2nd in the regionMost Cultured: 2nd in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 2nd in the regionLeast Corrupt Governments: 2nd in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 2nd in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 2nd in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 2nd in the regionMost Armed: 2nd in the regionNicest Citizens: 3rd in the regionMost Pacifist: 3rd in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 4th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 4th in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 4th in the regionBest Weather: 4th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 4th in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 4th in the regionHealthiest Citizens: 7th in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 10th in the regionLargest Populations: 10th in the regionTop
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Most Developed: 12th in the regionLongest Average Lifespans: 13th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 14th in the regionMost Cheerful Citizens: 23rd in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 40th in the regionMost Stationary: 47th in the regionTop
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Most Valuable International Artwork: 70th in the regionHighest Drug Use: 77th in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 77th in the regionMost Income Equality: 104th in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Following new legislation in Blogotopia, pretending to be prejudiced is a good way to get out of jury duty.
  • : Following new legislation in Blogotopia, the dessert 'Death by Chocolate' isn't the most lethal dish on the menu.
  • : Following new legislation in Blogotopia, shoppers have literally had their hands full since plastic bags were banned.
  • : Blogotopia endorsed The Democratic Republic of Thingvelir.
  • : Blogotopia was endorsed by The Democratic Republic of Thingvelir.
  • : Following new legislation in Blogotopia, grannies get pulled over for knitting pullovers while driving.
  • : Following new legislation in Blogotopia, the canal flows through the land like a twisty turny thing.
  • : Following new legislation in Blogotopia, money can't buy love but mercy is entirely negotiable.
  • : Following new legislation in Blogotopia, the "temporary replacement bus service" is now a permanent fixture.
  • : Following new legislation in Blogotopia, bike rage is all the rage.

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World Assembly

Endorsements Received: 138 » Creeptopia, Zyrcrestia, Grungerock, Coreras, Tzo, Kyrizstanislav, Spncrgmn, Seantonia, Perzische Keizer, Zeganas, Better Indonesia, North Southumberland, Anollasia, The Soylent Green Party, Brandenbourg-Anhalt, Tycorn, Lacuna, Karlando, The Parandeam, Stroulia, Chip Skylark, Old Atlantica, Slaytania, Colonel Terrosit, Dustwind, Killettland, Hellei, Northern African Sahara, Ironica Butterfly, Maalemzya, Leirkra, Wysrod, Inberdia, Dovant, Uprus, Ignis Cinere, Zopciria, A R V E R N A, Free Land of Rebellium, Northern Nivaria, Vivolkha, Marroc, Ferte, Libertaritaritaritaria, Anisopterra, QuazaFire, Ghiamonga, Evertopia, Yakkandiania, Piscina, and 88 others.Valentian Elysium, Ascended Union, Airday, Zachais, Solarampa, Johnne Green, Republic of Libriano, City of Saint Nicolas, Terra Royaume, Caldorado, The Republic of Osea, Ytvigshill, Medetas, Galoamar, Namakan, Eppur, Drewish, Great Ranges, Kachikawawa, Calrad, Ali Faridi, Solsevara, Liberdon, Novegia, Islands of Czechia, Galimania, Marxist Germany, Seranis, Makykay, Lundara, Nea Komnenia, Zeklandia, Ner Epiand, Mauryana, The unidet Of life, United States of Island land, Testa, Membatak, Pianaville, Ilfarasia, Clialaad, Rhie, Megistos, Kalldunn, Maconshinbernititte, Ardelenia, Slaughter Machine, Pallas Athenaie, Mat She, Conservative Republic Of Huang, Onfande, The Galactic American Imperium, Skamor, Katitania, Holma, The Fortem, S Mova Derat, Greater Puptioneberadon, Point Comfort Colony, New Kowloon Bay, Ilvanya, Krystalveil, Lisokyo, Carthegia, Selu-Ahare, Horacellum, The Assembly of Awesomeness, Saint Islaw Wra, Tausend Seen, Renetopia, Zubrowlitz, Tierra de Platanos, Silvedania, Wischland, The Indian Royalty, Artyolae, Samonaemia, The Cheese Puff Islands, Nibi Naabe, Tapperhed, Capea, Richmondroads, Oppressthemville, Yellowjacket, Alemputo, Dorab, New Kios, and Thingvelir.

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