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Sixty seconds on . . . Love Island

BMJ 2018; 362 doi: (Published 24 July 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;362:k3226
  1. Zosia Kmietowicz
  1. BMJ

You cannot be serious!

Move over tennis fans, there’s a new sport in town. The summer’s big hit across the age spectrum is the conscious coupling and uncoupling show. Its stars are 20+ singletons who take pride in their appearance and are looking to form a lasting connection with someone with whom they share interests and looks—I mean outlook.

Tell me more . . .

The ITV2 show that’s gripped the nation at 9 pm every evening since 4 June has attracted 3.7m viewers some nights and spawned its own vocabulary. …

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