About Daniel Smith

Daniel Smith is the author of Muses, Madmen, and Prophets and a contributor to numerous publications, including The American ScholarThe AtlanticThe New York Times Magazine, and Slate.

Mechanical Monkey

One Anxiety Attack, Hold the Fries

For some, a trip to a fast-food condiment counter is no whoop. For author Daniel Smith, it’s nothing short of a panic attack.

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