Amazing facts about May 2:
» Former Generation Game hostess Isla St Clair is 51 today. She is expecting a cuddly toy, hamper and teasmade as gifts. Jo from the Human League is 48. And a certain Mr Beckham is 28. We've got his present here waiting for him. All he has to do is call.
» On this day in 2001, it emerged that a garden gnome version of Russell Crowe in Gladiator was being produced.
» Also in 2001, Denise Van Outen complained she had lost her fantastic tits through stress.
» Shirley Manson accused J-Lo of acting like the Queen of Sheba in 2000.
» Theme From S-Express was No.1 this time 15 years ago.
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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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