Ferber reads, has strong opinions.
“Only amateurs say that they write for their own amusement. Writing is not an amusing occupation. It is a combination of ditch-digging, mountain-climbing, treadmill and childbirth. Writing may be interesting, absorbing, exhilarating, racking, relieving. But amusing? Never!”
― Edna Ferber
Carl Theodor Dreyer reads.
This one is more like “awesome places to read.” On the second floor of the White House is a room called “the family kitchen.” It’s a small little suburban looking kitchen, used as a sitting room for guests or when the family in the White House just wants to whip themselves up something without all the big to-do of being the First Family. It’s like a little room where the President can pretend he (or she, sometime soon) is just an average schmo. Here’s Ford eating breakfast and reading the paper in the Family Kitchen.
Burton and Depp read Lovecraft.
Happy birthday Howard, you strange, eldritch, sometimes terribly confused man.
Philo Farnsworth reads.