Take a look at this: http://ethemes.pearsoncmg.com/020539423X/article_02/index.html
I was told in my first week of Sociology class that I needed to read this article and respond to it. I have never taken a Sociology class before, and this was a really... awkward... I didn't even know that this even existed.
So, I'm just wondering. Have you ever had an experience where you were confronted with something so odd, and so unreasonable? Could your mind fathom the depths at which this idea entailed? Would you have to walk all the way to Mordor to answer your question, or is as simple to you as riding a giant bird to freedom?