Amazing things about November 11:
» It is Leonardo Di Caprio's 29th birthday today. Leo, the cat who lived in the previous lowculture towers, is named after him. Hooray!
» Stevenage was designated the UK's first new town in 1946. Terri McIntyre's friend Arlene once got a ride in a Travel Inn in Stevenage, although this fact seems to be missing from her official biography.
» Eight years ago, Robson and Jerome were having No.1 hits with dreadful records like I Believe. Seven years ago, they were having No.1 hits with equally dreadful records like What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted. Thankfully, they are now having no hits at all, with any kind of record.
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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.