Amazing things about June 8:
» Dolly Parton hit the road with the Travelling Family Band, complete with four siblings and two cousins, in 1974.
» Robbie Williams and Nicole Appleton got engaged on this day in 1998.
» Second-worst Doctor Who Colin Baker is 60 today. Fred Dineage, of How 2, is 61. Doris from Five Star is also celebrating (she's 37), while Bonnie Tyler turns 50 (does anyone know if she's still holding out for a hero after all these years?)
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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.
We might not be Marxists, but we do know we loved Footballers Wives. If you do too, you'll know what this is all about.