|Currency||brooks brothers suit|
|Animal||Mike Lebowitz's corporeal form|
The People's Republic of The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz is a large, environmentally stunning nation, renowned for its state-planned economy and stringent health and safety legislation. The hard-nosed, cynical population of 69 million Conscience of Mike Lebowitzians are ruled with an iron fist by the dictatorship government, which ensures that no-one outside the party gets too rich. In their personal lives, however, citizens are relatively unoppressed; it remains to be seen whether this is because the government genuinely cares about its people, or if it hasn't gotten around to stamping out civil rights yet.
The large, socially-minded, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Law & Order, Healthcare, and Education. The average income tax rate is 45.5%, but much higher for the wealthy.
The sizeable but underdeveloped Conscience of Mike Lebowitzian economy, worth 2.46 trillion brooks brothers suits a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. However, for those in the know, there is a slick, highly efficient black market in Trout Farming, Cheese Exports, Door-to-door Insurance Sales, and Pizza Delivery. The private sector mostly consists of enterprising ten-year-olds selling lemonade on the sidewalk, but the government is looking at stamping this out. Average income is 35,695 brooks brothers suits, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.
Scientists regularly clone human beings for research purposes, a well-funded social safety net protects the unfortunate, the latest Harry Potter book is a bestseller, and small children are learning a lot of new words from a teacher with Tourette Syndrome. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz's national animal is the Mike Lebowitz's corporeal form, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz changed its national currency to "brooks brothers suit".
- : The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz's influence in The South Pacific rose from "Zero" to "Unproven".
- : The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Largest Trout Fishing Sector and the Top 10% for Highest Workforce Participation Rate.
- : Following new legislation in The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz, small children are learning a lot of new words from a teacher with Tourette Syndrome.
- : Following new legislation in The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz, the latest Harry Potter book is a bestseller.
- : Following new legislation in The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz, a well-funded social safety net protects the unfortunate.
- : Following new legislation in The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz, scientists regularly clone human beings for research purposes.
- : The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz altered its national flag.
- : The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz changed its national animal to "Mike Lebowitz's corporeal form".
- : The Conscience of Mike Lebowitz was founded in The South Pacific.