Sure, that's exactly what's going on there:screwy:Try taking your own advice. For example:
it's literally cataloguing information from broadest --> most specific. You know, like genre --> artist --> album --> song. Or the ISO-8601 date format YYYY-MM-DD. You projecting some sociopolitical insight onto it is absurd.
Have you ever been to Japan? Met Japanese businessmen? Do you know how they introduce themselves? COMPANY, LAST NAME, FIRST NAME
Are they cataloguing there as well? Give me a break.