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The Mafia Economic Extremist of The Dark System

“Money, Power, Respect!”

Category: Compulsory Consumerist State
Civil Rights:
Average
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Rare

Regional Influence: Powerbroker

Location: The Axis of Evil

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The Dark System

Population15.539 billion

CapitalThe Dark System Main Command Centre
LeaderMaster Economist

CurrencyDollar
AnimalMonster

The Mafia Economic Extremist of The Dark System is a gargantuan, efficient nation, ruled by Master Economist with an iron fist, and renowned for its flagrant waste-dumping, sprawling nuclear power plants, and absence of drug laws. The hard-nosed, hard-working, cynical, humorless population of 15.539 billion Dark Systems are rabid consumers, partly through choice and partly because the government tells them to and dissenters tend to vanish from their homes at night.

The relatively small, corrupt, pro-business, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Defense, Industry, and Law & Order. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of The Dark System Main Command Centre. The average income tax rate is 99.3%.

The frighteningly efficient Dark System economy, worth an astonishing 18,711 trillion Dollars a year, is broadly diversified and mostly comprised of black market activity, especially in Arms Manufacturing, Information Technology, Retail, and Uranium Mining. Average income is a breathtaking 1,204,148 Dollars, but there is a vast disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 11,271,151 per year while the poor average 10,927, a ratio of 1,031 to 1.

Screams of citizens being "re-educated" echo throughout the rural regions of The Dark System, you can say what you like about the genocidal murderers that rule The Dark System but at least the trains run on time, family trees become bare as entire branches are lopped off, and exports of chewing gum are inexplicably falling. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. The Dark System's national animal is the Monster, which is also the nation's favorite main course.

The Dark System is ranked 228,914th in the world and 40th in The Axis of Evil for Least Corrupt Governments, with 0.5 Percentage Of Bribes Refused.

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Highest Wealthy Incomes: 1stLargest Retail Industry: 1stHighest Average Incomes: 2ndMost Efficient Economies: 2ndMost Subsidized Industry: 3rdLargest Soda Pop Sector: 10thLargest Manufacturing Sector: 10thMost Scientifically Advanced: 11thLargest Timber Woodchipping Industry: 19thMost Corrupt Governments: 22ndLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 24thLargest Pizza Delivery Sector: 25thLargest Black Market: 27thFattest Citizens: 30thLargest Cheese Export Sector: 30thLargest Agricultural Sector: 31stMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 32ndLargest Insurance Industry: 33rdLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 35thGreatest Rich-Poor Divides: 37thRudest Citizens: 37thMost Secular: 38thLargest Mining Sector: 42ndMost Avoided: 43rdLargest Governments: 46thLargest Information Technology Sector: 65thLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 79thHighest Economic Output: 91stHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 107thSmartest Citizens: 147thMost Advanced Defense Forces: 162ndMost Armed: 189thMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 191stLargest Gambling Industry: 202ndLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 557thLowest Crime Rates: 569thMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 777thMost Advanced Public Education: 971stHighest Average Tax Rates: 1,209thLargest Publishing Industry: 1,227thMost Advanced Public Transport: 1,815thMost Pro-Market: 2,001stTop
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Most Valuable International Artwork: 2,460thMost Stationary: 4,170thLargest Trout Fishing Sector: 5,401stMost Influential: 9,830thTop
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Largest Populations: 13,265thHighest Drug Use: 21,320th
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Highest Wealthy Incomes: 1st in the regionMost Scientifically Advanced: 1st in the regionSmartest Citizens: 1st in the regionLargest Arms Manufacturing Sector: 1st in the regionMost Politically Apathetic Citizens: 1st in the regionHighest Unexpected Death Rate: 1st in the regionMost Subsidized Industry: 1st in the regionFattest Citizens: 1st in the regionMost Extensive Public Healthcare: 1st in the regionGreatest Rich-Poor Divides: 1st in the regionMost Valuable International Artwork: 1st in the regionLargest Pizza Delivery Sector: 1st in the regionHighest Average Incomes: 1st in the regionRudest Citizens: 1st in the regionHighest Average Tax Rates: 1st in the regionLargest Soda Pop Sector: 1st in the regionLargest Information Technology Sector: 1st in the regionMost Corrupt Governments: 1st in the regionMost Efficient Economies: 1st in the regionMost Advanced Public Education: 1st in the regionMost Armed: 1st in the regionMost Avoided: 1st in the regionLargest Manufacturing Sector: 1st in the regionMost Pro-Market: 1st in the regionLargest Retail Industry: 1st in the regionMost Secular: 1st in the regionLargest Governments: 1st in the regionLargest Publishing Industry: 2nd in the regionLargest Black Market: 2nd in the regionMost Advanced Public Transport: 2nd in the regionMost Advanced Defense Forces: 2nd in the regionMost Influential: 2nd in the regionLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 2nd in the regionLargest Gambling Industry: 2nd in the regionLargest Mining Sector: 2nd in the regionLargest Cheese Export Sector: 2nd in the regionLargest Basket Weaving Sector: 2nd in the regionLargest Timber Woodchipping Industry: 2nd in the regionLargest Agricultural Sector: 2nd in the regionMost Advanced Law Enforcement: 2nd in the regionLargest Insurance Industry: 2nd in the regionMost Stationary: 2nd in the regionTop
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Highest Economic Output: 3rd in the regionHighest Drug Use: 3rd in the regionLowest Crime Rates: 3rd in the regionLargest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 3rd in the regionNudest: 4th in the regionLargest Trout Fishing Sector: 4th in the region

National Happenings

Most Recent Government Activity:

  • : Following new legislation in The Dark System, exports of chewing gum are inexplicably falling.
  • : Following new legislation in The Dark System, family trees become bare as entire branches are lopped off.
  • : Following new legislation in The Dark System, you can say what you like about the genocidal murderers that rule The Dark System but at least the trains run on time.
  • : Following new legislation in The Dark System, screams of citizens being "re-educated" echo throughout the rural regions of The Dark System.
  • : Following new legislation in The Dark System, nobody is allowed to stop the local daycare from reading Nietzsche to pre-schoolers.
  • : Following new legislation in The Dark System, the Coast Guard is pioneering a quixotic program to train fish.
  • : Following new legislation in The Dark System, the inside lane of every highway is for parked vehicles only.
  • : Following new legislation in The Dark System, a child's only Trickster Night scare is the sight of their parents dancing.
  • : Following new legislation in The Dark System, the tools of the trade for landmine clearance appear to be copious amounts of gasoline and a box of matches.
  • : Following new legislation in The Dark System, an increasing number of citizens believe the world is flat.

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