The interesting thing not really explored by the article, is that the rating the author puts himself through is just a more extreme version of what happens to us every day on social networks: [The World of Rated People: Inside the Dystopian Future of Social Credit Scores GQ](https://www.gq.com/story/whats-my-rating-social-credit-score?mbid=synd_digg&utm_source=digg&utm_medium=email)