1-Are you a westerner living in Japan or a native?
2-How does the credit system work?
1-I am neither. I'm a Portuguese guy living in Portugal.
2-I have no clue, never used them or tried to figure out how they can be used.
1. Are you gonna go for the Mod position now open on the board?
2. Who do you think is right for the job?
1-Of course not
2-If the goal is to maintain the current standard of moderation, anyone will do really, it can hardly get any worse. If they want to be serious about it for once (though I doubt it), then anyone capable of rational and unbiased thought. Stat gurus on the forum come to mind.