Amazing things about June 2:
» Gerry Marsden from Gerry and the Pacemakers released his first solo single in 1967. Like every single of of the singles he released over the next 10 years, it failed to chart.
» 52-year-old Bill Wyman secretly married 19-year-old Mandy Smith in 1989. To celebrate, they appeared as guests on Wogan that night.
» Crikey! It's 10 years since Ace of Base were at No.1 with All That She Wants.
» Reborn in the USA winner Tony Hadley is 43 today.
» Today sees the start of National DIY Week, and National Tampon Alert Week.
» Watch out if you're going to Ikea in Glasgow tonight – fans of Marilyn Manson may well be roaming the area in packs, as he's playing down the road at the Braehead Arena.
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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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