The Queendom of Starlight Glimmer 232
“I need to go get a friendship lesson from Twilight”
|Category: Moralistic Democracy|
Location: Artificial Solar System
Regional Influence: Nipper
The Queendom of Starlight Glimmer 232 is a massive, pleasant nation, renowned for its ritual sacrifices, daily referendums, and frequent executions. The hard-nosed, devout population of 4.159 billion Starlight Glimmer 232ians are highly moralistic and fiercely conservative, in the sense that they tend to believe most things should be outlawed. People who have good jobs and work quietly at them are lauded; others are viewed with suspicion.
The medium-sized government prioritizes Defense, with Law & Order, Administration, and Healthcare also on the agenda. The average income tax rate is 37.5%, but much higher for the wealthy.
The Starlight Glimmer 232ian economy, worth 201 trillion bits a year, is fairly diversified and led by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with significant contributions from Gambling, Tourism, and Basket Weaving. Black market activity is notable. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 48,569 bits, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.4 times as much as the poorest.
Nighttime sightings of raccoons sporting Circle-A patches and bandanna masks are on the rise, TV coverage of music festivals consists mostly of backstage interviews, fancy dress parties are raided by military police for new recruits, and Leader's family members carry literal get-out-of-jail-free cards. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Starlight Glimmer 232's national animal is the pony.
Starlight Glimmer 232 is ranked 116,987th in the world and 2,325th in Artificial Solar System for Largest Timber Woodchipping Industry, scoring 1,804.97 on the Tasmanian Pulp Environmental Export Index.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Starlight Glimmer 232's influence in Artificial Solar System rose from "Newcomer" to "Nipper".
- : Starlight Glimmer 232's influence in Artificial Solar System rose from "Hatchling" to "Newcomer".
- : Starlight Glimmer 232's influence in Artificial Solar System rose from "Unproven" to "Hatchling".
- : Starlight Glimmer 232's influence in Artificial Solar System rose from "Zero" to "Unproven".
- : Starlight Glimmer 232 relocated from Petram to Artificial Solar System.
- : Starlight Glimmer 232 applied to join the World Assembly.
- : Starlight Glimmer 232's influence in Petram rose from "Apprentice" to "Vassal".
- : Starlight Glimmer 232's influence in Petram rose from "Squire" to "Apprentice".
- : Starlight Glimmer 232 resigned from the World Assembly.
- : Starlight Glimmer 232's influence in Petram rose from "Zero" to "Squire".