CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Vera Farmiga, 48; Geri Halliwell, 49; M. Night Shyamalan, 51; Michelle Yeoh, 59.
Happy Birthday: Distance yourself from inconsistency and people who are erratic or disruptive or who take you for granted. Build an environment conducive to success and happiness. Be the pillar of strength. Strive for perfection, reach your goal and make decisions that encourage others to stand by your side and support your efforts. The decisions you make will change your life for years to come. Your numbers are 9, 14, 22, 28, 31, 39, 45.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Get all the facts before you say or do something you may regret. Make plans with someone who brings out the best in you. An activity that challenges you mentally will help you make a good impression on someone influential. 2 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Do your research before you make changes. An impulsive move will leave you in a precarious position and eager to backtrack. Don’t let stubbornness keep you from making better decisions. Listen to reason, then make the necessary adjustments. 4 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Take better care of your health and well-being. Indulgent behavior will come at a cost. If you need help, seek reliable people who will look out for your best interests. Learn from your mistakes, and find productive outlets. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Use your emotions to your advantage. Your intuitive insight will guide you to make better decisions, and the changes that will improve your relationships with friends, relatives or your lover. Personal improvements will spruce up your looks and your surroundings. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Put your strength and courage where it has the most significant impact. Search for hidden opportunities and set goals using your imagination and intuition. Consider the changes going on around you as an asset, not a restriction. Progress depends on your response. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): The people you associate with will influence the way you think, feel and act. Choose your partners and friends based on how you play off one another and the outcome you achieve when you work side by side. Romance is favored. 4 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Use social settings to get to the bottom of sensitive issues. Make your point clear, but be willing to listen to the other side of the story. Making a fair assessment will encourage those you deal with to meet you halfway. 2 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Contradictions and inconsistency will lead to a stalemate. Best to start on the right foot and be as precise and honest as possible. Persuasive charm will get you further ahead in your talks than false accusations. Self-improvement is encouraged. 5 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Confusion will set in if you don’t openly and honestly discuss what concerns you. Offering a false impression or inconsistency regarding your feelings for someone will end up putting you in a precarious position. Face facts. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Pay attention to what’s going on around you. Focus on health, fitness and investing more time and money into personal gain. Bring passion into your life, nurture relationships and be willing to entertain trying unique concepts and different lifestyles. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): A realistic attitude will be helpful when it comes to responsibilities and doing your part. Sign up only for what you can handle and offer what you can afford. Don’t feel obligated to match what someone else offers. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A creative approach to how you do things and the associates you align yourself with will encourage new and exciting ideas. A meaningful relationship with someone who shares your beliefs is favored. Love is in the stars. 5 stars
Birthday Baby: You are wise, steady and motivated. You are secretive and persuasive.
1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don’t rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you’ll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
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