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Least Corrupt Governments: 10,842ndFattest Citizens: 11,146thLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 18,285th
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Local now news

Population431 million

CapitalDowntown news


The Principality of Local now news is a huge, cultured nation, notable for its ubiquitous missile silos, frequent executions, and unlimited-speed roads. The hard-working, democratic, devout population of 431 million Local now newsians have some civil rights, but not too many, enjoy the freedom to spend their money however they like, to a point, and take part in free and open elections, although not too often.

The tiny government prioritizes Spirituality, with Education, Welfare, and Law & Order also on the agenda, while Industry and Administration aren't funded at all. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Downtown news. The average income tax rate is 8.3%.

The Local now newsian economy, worth 24.0 trillion news a year, is fairly diversified and led by the Uranium Mining industry, with major contributions from Automobile Manufacturing, Arms Manufacturing, and Gambling. Average income is 55,800 news, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 4.7 times as much as the poorest.

Students are wary of colorfully decorated new teachers with names like Professor Pipsqueak, immigrants who carry knives on them are presumed to be chefs, Leader's office has a newly installed Max-Man arcade game programmed by a 5th-grader, and depression sinks in after each election when voters realize they are stuck with these people for years. Crime is almost non-existent. Local now news's national animal is the husky, which teeters on the brink of extinction due to widespread deforestation.

Local now news is ranked 56,816th in the world and 4th in THE NEWS for Most Pro-Market, scoring 57 on the Rand Index.

Least Corrupt Governments: 10,842ndFattest Citizens: 11,146thLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 18,285th
Fattest Citizens: 1st in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 1st in the regionMost Influential: 1st in the regionLargest Soda Pop Sector: 1st in the region

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