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The Peace and Love Child of MikesHope

“Love Conquers Fear”

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The Peace and Love Child of MikesHope is a gargantuan, efficient nation, ruled by Mike with a fair hand, and renowned for its museums and concert halls, daily referendums, and smutty television. The compassionate, hard-working, democratic, cheerful population of 38.986 billion MikesHopeans live in a state of perpetual fear, as a complete breakdown of social order has led to the rise of order through biker gangs.

The minute, corrupt, liberal, pro-business, outspoken government, or what there is of one, is dominated by the Department of Industry, although Education, Administration, and Public Transport are also considered important, while Defense and Spirituality are ignored. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Utopia. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 3.3%.

The frighteningly efficient MikesHopean economy, worth a remarkable 6,402 trillion Kisses a year, is driven almost entirely by the private sector, which is fairly diversified and dominated by the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Book Publishing, Retail, and Soda Sales. Average income is an impressive 164,214 Kisses, but there is a vast disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 1,060,418 per year while the poor average 10,239, a ratio of 103 to 1.

In its new More is More campaign the government advertises obese men and women posing coquettishly with baked goods to spare their blushes, Mike's office has a newly installed Max-Man arcade game programmed by a 5th-grader, from the highest mountain to the deepest cave - one can always count on finding a good cell signal in MikesHope, and it's rumored that Marche Noire knows what the nation's generals eat for breakfast. Crime, especially youth-related, is all-pervasive, perhaps because of the country's complete lack of prisons. MikesHope's national animal is the Dream Mirror, which teeters on the brink of extinction due to widespread deforestation, and its national religion is Agnostic Pantheism.

MikesHope is ranked 6,788th in the world and 51st in NationStates for Smartest Citizens, with 112.45 quips per hour.

Most Valuable International Artwork: 263rdHighest Crime Rates: 559thRudest Citizens: 583rdMost Armed: 846thLargest Populations: 951stMost Rebellious Youth: 1,089thHighest Economic Output: 1,673rdHighest Drug Use: 1,699thLowest Overall Tax Burden: 1,963rdHighest Wealthy Incomes: 2,045thMost Cheerful Citizens: 2,214thHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 2,217thMost Avoided: 2,220thLargest Information Technology Sector: 2,372ndNicest Citizens: 2,433rdMost Inclusive: 2,450thLargest Soda Pop Sector: 2,542ndHighest Disposable Incomes: 2,560thMost Compassionate Citizens: 2,601stTop
Largest Agricultural Sector: 3,041stLargest Publishing Industry: 3,446thHighest Food Quality: 3,936thGreatest Rich-Poor Divides: 4,055thMost Scientifically Advanced: 4,394thFattest Citizens: 5,009thMost Cultured: 5,247thLargest Retail Industry: 6,713thSmartest Citizens: 6,788thNudest: 9,353rdMost Corrupt Governments: 11,089thMost Influential: 11,302ndLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 11,458thHighest Average Incomes: 12,512thHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 13,233rdTop
Most Efficient Economies: 15,010thMost World Assembly Endorsements: 16,975thLargest Black Market: 19,840thMost Extensive Civil Rights: 23,615thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 24,924thMost Pro-Market: 25,065th
Highest Crime Rates: 4th in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 4th in the regionMost Armed: 6th in the regionTop
Lowest Overall Tax Burden: 10th in the regionMost Pro-Market: 10th in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 11th in the regionMost Extreme: 12th in the regionLargest Populations: 13th in the regionNicest Citizens: 14th in the regionMost Compassionate Citizens: 14th in the regionMost Extensive Civil Rights: 17th in the regionGreatest Rich-Poor Divides: 18th in the regionMost Cheerful Citizens: 18th in the regionRudest Citizens: 19th in the regionHighest Drug Use: 20th in the regionHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 21st in the regionHighest Workforce Participation Rate: 21st in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 22nd in the regionMost Inclusive: 23rd in the regionMost Avoided: 25th in the regionHighest Food Quality: 29th in the regionMost Politically Free: 33rd in the regionHighest Disposable Incomes: 33rd in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 43rd in the regionTop
Most Cultured: 46th in the regionMost Influential: 49th in the regionSmartest Citizens: 51st in the regionHighest Economic Output: 56th in the regionMost World Assembly Endorsements: 61st in the regionHighest Wealthy Incomes: 67th in the region

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