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Today's Horoscope

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MOON ALERT Caution: Avoid shopping or making important decisions all day today until 8 p.m. After that the moon moves from Pisces into Aries.

ARIES (March 21-April 19)

This is a wonderful day to do research of any kind because your powers of concentration are excellent. Furthermore, you won't overlook details and will keep focused on your tasks

TAURUS (April 20-May 20)

Talk to people who are older, wiser and more experienced because you can definitely benefit from their advice. While this is a good day to pick their brains, do not make important decisions or agree to anything important. Wait until tomorrow to do this. Just fill your databank.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20)

Discussions with authority figures -- bosses, parents, teachers, VIPs -- will likely focus on practical matters. Your ambition is aroused now and you want to make a good impression. If an important decision arises, postpone your response until tomorrow.

CANCER (June 21-July 22)

It will be easy to study practically any subject because your mind is focused. You'll have no trouble exploring politics, philosophy, religion or any science. You might do research related to publishing, future travel, medicine and the law. However, postpone important decisions until tomorrow.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22)

Roll up your sleeves and clean up loose details regarding inheritances, taxes, debt, insurance matters and anything you own jointly with others. You can get a lot done today because you're in a serious frame of mind and your attention to detail is excellent.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Discussions with partners and close friends will focus on practical matters because you're primarily concerned with what is useful. You want to know what purpose something serves. Nevertheless, you can still think out-of-the-box.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Although you might suffer from delays, shortages and minor mistakes, on the whole, your mind is focused and you have a lot of endurance when it comes to finishing what you begin. You also want to get better organized. Great! You will see quickly what needs to be done.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Discussions about children, sports or anything related to the arts will be practical and functional today. People want to know how things can be done and where the funding is going to come from. Nevertheless, don't agree to an important decision.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Family discussions will be quite productive. People want to talk about repairs and how to do things because they want practical results. (See the Moon Alert above regarding shopping.) It's a good day to get better organized.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Your mental faculties are unusually sharp, which is why this is a good day for serious thinking and important concerns. Whatever you do today you will do carefully and thoroughly. Nevertheless, see the Moon Alert above so that you know you cannot agree to anything important.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

You're in a cost-cutting, money-saving mood. If you check with the Moon Alert above, you will see this is a poor day to spend money on anything other than food. However, it's a good day to think about how you can use your money wisely and plan for the future.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20)

Take some time today to get better organized, both personally and also with respect to your environment. You have the patience to do detailed things. You also have the focus and endurance to finish what you begin.


U.S. President Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) shares your birthday. You have an inventive mind and can frequently see how to bring opposing ideas together to create a synthesis. Similarly, you can successfully mediate between warring parties. You have a wide variety of interests and abilities. You are protective of family and always hard-working. In your year ahead, partnerships and close friendships will be your primary focus.


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