That's a paraphrase of the lead sentence of an article on the controversial work of artist Jill Greenburg. The excitement? Jill takes candy from very young children and than snaps highly stylized photos of them.
The idea? How would children respond if they knew what kind of world was being handed to them.
Terrible? Foul play? Genius, important, and true? H2RS says yes.
But most of all, thought-provoking to the nth degree.
Link (via Reddit).