A lot of the issues in the dark patterns twitter stream isn't actually that bad. If you're a smartphone user you need to be a bit sharper that's all. People are bombarded with opt ins, offers, call to actions that you have to do this sort of stuff so you can actually make a sale. The RNLA recently announced that they are no longer going to follow GDPR practice on opt-in, and going to start sending emails out to everyone on their list. They lost a lot of donation income after complying with GDPR and it's affecting their service as their funding has taken a huge dip.