Amazing things about January 14:
» Sales of the Dirty Dancing soundtrack hit ten million in 1989. She was like an awful lot of wind.
» The first edition of Bunty went on sale in 1958. It ran until 1991 – just around the time when girls started roaming the streets in packs drinking cider, having casual sex and menacing passers-by instead of traditional pursuits like skipping, hopscotch and reading the Four Marys.
» Roy Castle tapped his way into the record books by registering 1440 taps in a minute during an edition of Record Breakers in 1973.
» Emma Bunton reportedly asked for her response to the question "Do you have to be nice to Geri for legal reasons' removed from a TV interview in 2000.
» Jason Bateman, who was Teen Wolf Too, is 35 today. He shares his happy day with Richard Briers, who is 70.
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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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