Amazing facts about May 19:
» The Village People's In The Navy was at No.3 in America and No.2 in Britain on this day in 1979. The American Navy considered using it as a recruitment song, until someone gently explained the full implications.
» Yazz, former popstar and hairdresser, is 40 today. She shares her birthday with Him Out Of PM Dawn, who is 33.
» It's National BBQ week. Perversely, it's also National Vegetarian Week.
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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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