Amazing things about June 18:
» On the eve of the Swedish royal wedding in 1976, the future King and Queen were entertained by ABBA. Speaking of whom ...
» My, my! In 1815, at Waterloo, Napoleon did surrender.
» Elvis had a facelift in 1975.
» Paul McCartney, the musician who is perhaps best known for the slow version of the Crossroads theme tune performed by his group, Wings, used in the 70s whenever anything sad happened, is 61 today.
» Alison Moyet is 42 today. And Tompson Twin Tom Bailey is 46.
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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.