BBC Review A furious and intense album that, in small doses, does nothing but impress.Leonie Cooper 2010Essex has been getting a bad rap for years. Currently doing nothing for the county reputation is the admittedly hilarious semi reality sitcom The Only Way Is Essex, perpetuating the myth that the notorious neighbourhood is populated entirely by flashy fellas and perma tanned princesses and where a low IQ is almost as highly regarded as a personalised car number plate.Twenty two year old Dagenham born Devlin is here to change all that. Showing us that Essex can be articulate, intelligent and interested in more than morphing into Katie Price, James Devlin to give him his full name is a razor sharp addition to the UK rap scene, albeit one who sounds like he could do with a great big hug.Sonically, his closest neighbours are The Streets and Plan B before the latter donned the sharp suit, slicked his hair back and did his best Donny Hathaway impression.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileSpending more time sitting in front of the TV increases the risk of an early death from heart disease, regardless of your weight, researchers in Australia suggest.The team followed 3,846 men and 4,954 women, average age 50, who did not have a history of cardiovascular disease.For about seven years, researchers monitored blood pressure, cholesterol levels and TV habits.Each hour spent sitting in front of the TV per day raised a person’s risk of death from cardiovascular disease by 18 per cent and the risk of dying for all causes by 11 per cent, David Dunstan of the Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute in Victoria and his colleagues reported in Monday’s online issue of the journal Circulation, published by the American Heart Association.Full storyTake our poll.How much television do you watch in an avearge day?(polls)This poll is not scientific. It is based on readers’ votes.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.
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