I don't generally frequent this site, but I do read the comments. Your questions hit a cord with me and I thought I would try to help you understand, from my perspective living in Japan for half a decade.
There are a number of…"
"lol, silly me, didn't see all the cobwebs. true though, I bet many people are on short visas or whatnot. But that's all good, I guess no one had much to put on the forum. in fact, this is the first time I've been on the athiest nexus…"