On-topic: Difficulty further down to 0.0001787 ( https://blockexplorer.nu/charts/posdiff )
Slightly off-topic again:
I like that, although the risk is that we get people to mint only, but still not vote. Fractional voting is indeed the answer which we will inevitably arrive at I believe. The only question is when, we could postpone that by investing in ways to make the voting easier and built-in to an App. This doesn't solve the problem that some proposals will be complex and often require priorities over daily life which obviously many of us can't afford.
Another less popular option is what BitShares does, delegates being chosen by Shareholders.