Site Topics - Part II - Page 1027
If you hover over the little green medals lined up at the bottom of your user info on each post, a little popup will tell you what your reputation level is. You are an onsite legend as well.
If you want to check your own status then it is the green flags under your post count. You can click on your name in the top right corner of the screen and then see your "reputation".
Hope that helped.
From last month:
No, but they are occasionally given, for example, because someone says something funny about you, which is where the Opposite Santa came from. You can also get them if say, you win one of the first ever Dubious Honor Awards (see Classic Menswear and Streetwear and Denim forums, or today's newsletter).