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Issue: #2

Jan-Mar 2011

Looking back at the beginning of an incredible year in which the Arab Spring protests spread across Syria, Tunisia, Egypt, Bahrain, Libya and beyond, earthquakes brought devastation to New Zealand and Japan, and Charlie Sheen had a very public meltdown.

  • Cover by Hassan Massoudy
  • Covers Jan-Mar 2011
  • Published June 2011


  • The fall of Hosni Mubarak
  • Patrolling the streets with real-life superheroes
  • On the road with Anjem Choudary
  • Why we should let the Giant Panda go extinct
  • The truth behind the creation of breast milk ice cream
  • Every soap opera death ever

From the archive

A slower, more reflective type of journalism”
Creative Review

Jam-packed with information... a counterpoint to the speedy news feeds we've grown accustomed to”
Creative Review

A leisurely (and contrary) look backwards over the previous three months”
The Telegraph

Quality, intelligence and inspiration: the trilogy that drives the makers of Delayed Gratification”
El Mundo

Refreshing... parries the rush of 24-hour news with 'slow journalism'”
The Telegraph

A very cool magazine... It's like if Greenland Sharks made a newspaper”
Qi podcast

The UK's second-best magazine” Ian Hislop
Editor, Private Eye
Private Eye Magazine

Perhaps we could all get used to this Delayed idea...”
BBC Radio 4 - Today Programme