In Zach Gonzalez’s Sociology class, we conducted an experiment to show an example of breaking social norms.  Social norms are defined as “cultural products which represent individuals’ basic knowledge of what others do and think that they should do.” 

For this experiment, we decided to have a fancy picnic, including a checkered blanket, candles, flowers, sparkling grape juice, champagne flutes, sandwiches, and other picnic foods, in three unorthodox places…