Originally Posted by stoffe
As I mentioned earlier I doubt anyone with no interest in the topics would want to spend spend hours carefully reading through hundreds of long posts in their spare time just to ensure they conform to the forum rules. Moderators here tend to be people who are particularly active in the forum section they get assigned as moderator in. If being made a moderator means you aren't allowed to participate any more, who would want to accept such a position?
Well, if a person was someone who would merely like to help out, then I doubt there would be much of an issue.
Reading through other peoples posts on a topic that you may not normally have interest in may actually help develop an interest and/or an opinion in the topics.