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The Holy Empire of Bullpups

“Grow Up”

Category: Father Knows Best State
Civil Rights:
Excellent
Economy:
All-Consuming
Political Freedoms:
Rare

Location: The East Pacific

Regional Influence: Squire

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The Holy Empire of Bullpups is a colossal, socially progressive nation, ruled by Bean with an iron fist, and renowned for its museums and concert halls, parental licensing program, and public floggings. The hard-nosed, hard-working, cynical, humorless population of 5.859 billion Bullpupsians are ruled by a mostly-benevolent dictator, who grants the populace the freedom to live their own lives but watches carefully for anyone to slip up.

The medium-sized, corrupt, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Defense, Education, and Law & Order. The average income tax rate is 51.9%, and even higher for the wealthy.

The all-consuming Bullpupsian economy, worth 702 trillion memeses a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Information Technology industry, with major contributions from Arms Manufacturing, Tourism, and Retail. Black market activity is frequent. State-owned companies are reasonably common. Average income is an impressive 119,943 memeses, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.7 times as much as the poorest.

Claiming to have performed the Heimlich Maneuver is a popular defense for assault charges, cinemas play art-house movies to ever-shrinking audiences as film critics rule the industry, the men in trenchcoats hanging around playgrounds are actually police officers, and the government keeps introducing new foreign species to combat the previous ones it has introduced. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Bullpups's national animal is the Doggo, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its national religion is Atheism.

Bullpups is ranked 71,002nd in the world and 2,696th in The East Pacific for Largest Gambling Industry, scoring 2,369.66 on the Kelly Criterion Productivity Index.

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 1,547thMost Influential: 1,677thTop
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Largest Insurance Industry: 8,047thLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 11,092ndTop
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Largest Black Market: 12,216thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 14,130thMost Secular: 17,553rdMost Stationary: 17,933rdMost Beautiful Environments: 17,950thLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 18,065thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 18,181stMost Scientifically Advanced: 18,509thLargest Information Technology Sector: 18,655thMost Advanced Public Education: 19,544thMost Cultured: 19,868thMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 21,019thSmartest Citizens: 21,056thHighest Drug Use: 21,066thHighest Poor Incomes: 21,663rdMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 21,721stLargest Retail Industry: 22,600th
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Most Influential: 68th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 79th in the regionTop
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Most Stationary: 262nd in the regionLargest Insurance Industry: 269th in the regionLargest Black Market: 325th in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 355th in the regionHighest Economic Output: 357th in the regionLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 371st in the regionHighest Drug Use: 379th in the regionLargest Populations: 382nd in the regionTop
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Largest Manufacturing Sector: 456th in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 461st in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 529th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 538th in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 542nd in the regionMost Cultured: 543rd in the regionFattest Citizens: 567th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 591st in the regionMost Secular: 597th in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 605th in the regionMost Eco-Friendly Governments: 625th in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 640th in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 668th in the regionMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 669th in the regionHighest Poor Incomes: 692nd in the regionNudest: 694th in the regionLargest Retail Industry: 721st in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 765th in the regionLargest Soda Pop Sector: 787th in the regionMost Developed: 807th in the regionLargest Governments: 827th in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 831st in the region

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