Amazing facts about May 13:
» Elvis whipped his audience up into a frenzy for the first time in 1955. The excitable mob tore off most of his clothing.
» Richie Neville revealed on this day in 2000 that his relationship with Billie Piper was over. It's hard to believe there was a time when we gave a toss about either of them, isn't it?
» Haliwell was sitting not-very-pretty atop the charts with It's Raining Men this time two years ago.
» Stevie Wonder is 53 today. Selina Scott, once the press officer for Mull and now a TV presenter and newspaper columnist, is 52. And Richard Madely is 47. Hoorah!
» Today is National Apple Pie Day, but only if you're in America.
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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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