Amazing things about August 19:
» Bros managed to fill Wembley Stadium with teenage girls with bad hair and ripped jeans on this day in 1989.
» Marge and Homer became proud parents for the third time when Maggie Simpson was born in 1985. She's looking rather small for an 18-year-old.
» Vanessa Feltz was dropped from her daily BBC1 chat show in 1998.
» The last episode of The Monkees aired in 1968.
» Darius is 23 today! Hooray! And Joey Tempest, singer and songwriter with Europe, and the man who blessed us with The Final Countdown, is 40.
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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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