The Insane Asylum of Ki Baratan is a gargantuan, efficient nation, ruled by Ginella Huntington with a fair hand, and notable for its ubiquitous missile silos, complete lack of prisons, and devotion to social welfare. The compassionate, democratic, cheerful population of 19.698 billion Ki Baratanians love a good election, and the government gives them plenty of them. Universities tend to be full of students debating the merits of various civil and political rights, while businesses are tightly regulated and the wealthy viewed with suspicion.
The enormous, socially-minded, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Education, Social Policy, and Environment. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Edosia. The average income tax rate is 96.8%.
The very strong Ki Baratanian economy, worth a remarkable 2,899 trillion nothings a year, is highly specialized and mostly made up of the Tourism industry, with significant contributions from Book Publishing. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an impressive 147,215 nothings, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.
Droves of former desperados are applying to join the border police, the education system is being cleansed of all corporate influence, government buildings are being cleansed for anything that might have racist connotations, and teenagers performing appendectomies on their friends has become a popular schoolyard prank. Crime is totally unknown. Ki Baratan's national animal is the flying purple hippo, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its national religion is Atheism.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Ki Baratan's influence in Gay rose from "Minnow" to "Contender".
- : Ki Baratan lodged a message on the Gay Regional Message Board.
- : Ki Baratan relocated from Balder to Gay.
- : Ki Baratan was refounded in Balder.
- : Ki Baratan ceased to exist in Gay.
- : Ki Baratan was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Most Extensive Public Healthcare.
- : Ki Baratan was endorsed by The Federation of European American States.
- : Ki Baratan was endorsed by The Colony of Fingtors.
- : Ki Baratan was struck by a Cure Missile from The ♨ Flying Spaghetti Monster ♨ of AtlasBear, curing 1 million infected.
- : Ki Baratan was struck by a Cure Missile from The Safe Haven of LGBT Equality, curing 1 million infected.