Amazing facts about May 11:
» Cliff Richard made his 'straight' acting debut in a production of Five Finger Exercise in Bromley, Kent in 1970. The title of the piece doesn't sound particularly straight, but we'll let it pass.
» 200 people joined a rally against sex and violence in the media in 2002. It was not a great success.
» Davina McCall said this time last year that she would be prepared to sacrifice her career to have more children. Anyone who watched Reborn In The USA will know that she has decided career suicide is the best form for the sacrifice to take.
» Out Of This World star Doug McClure – the inspiriation for Troy McClure in The Simpsons – was born on this day in 1935. And Jeremy Paxman is 53.
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According to Marxist theory, cultural forms such as opera, classical music and the literary works of Shakespeare all fall under the heading of high culture. Low culture refers to a wide variety of cultural themes that are characterised by their consumption by the masses.
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