Amazing things about June 26:
» Paul McCartney's version of the Crossroads theme tune aired for the first time on ITV in 1975. And, almost 27 years later, the series was axed for good. Coincidence?
» Jay Silverheels, who was famous for playing Tonto in The Lone Ranger, was born on this day in 1919. Or it might have been 1919. Nobody seems quite sure.
» Chris O'Donnell, best known for looking fit as fuck in a pervesque costume in the Batman films, is 33 today.
» Elvis made his last ever live stage appearance in 1977 at the Market Square Arena in Indianapolis.
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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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