Having about a week left of WoW time I am playing randomly generated characters, or so. Tanking with a lvl20 orc tank I found these gems.
I have to agree with Rohan. The more your 'reward' (I hate this word in the context of MMORPGs by now), is linked with the activity, the more enjoyable it is. Somehow designers forgot this lesson some years ago and started to add stuff like that