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April 15, 2009

Taste And Smell

Molly Birnbaum wanted nothing more than to be a chef. But one day she went for a run and got hit by a car. Her skull was fractured and her olfactory neurons were damaged. She lost both her sense of smell and all prospects of a career in the kitchen.

Molly talks with Dick about how losing her sense of smell, and gaining it back slowly, has changed her perception of the world.

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