THIS. Any time there is anything going on all they have to do kill your phone and you can't even call for help. Let alone use your phone to report anything that might be considered and abuse of power by the government.
A lot of really wealthy and influential people have made statements in recent years stating they are trying to keep themselves alive long enough to merge with machines and become immortal. (also known as trans-humanism)
I prefer to play as a male lead. Call me sexist, insecure, whatever. I don't care. But if I have an option I always pick a male. As do the vast majority of gamers given several statistics around the net I've read over the years.