Well, there are plenty of states where most of these things are either nonexistent or barely existent.
Originally Posted by PatrickT
The cost of production in China is still much cheaper than in any state, but it's not exactly expensive to produce something in South Carolina, for example.
"Chaos... isn't a pit. Chaos is a ladder. Many who try to climb it fail and never get to try again. The fall breaks them.
And some are given a chance to climb, but they refuse. They cling to the realm, or the gods, or love. Illusions.
Only the ladder is real. The climb is all there is."