Amazing things about July 28:
» Annoying hippy Sada became the first ever Big Brother evictee in 2000.
» It was reported in 1991 that 2,000 young people had been involved in a riot after an MC Hammer gig in Canada.
» Ricky Martin was at No.1 this time four years ago with Living La Vida Loca.
» Judy Garland and Vincent Minelli married on this day in 1941 – leading, indirectly, to us having to bother knowing who David Gest is.
» Noel from Hear'say is 23 today. Dust down your copy of Pure and Simple and give it a play in his honour.
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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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