HOROSCOPES: AUGUST 4, 2020
Avoid shopping or making important decisions from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. After that, the moon moves from Aquarius into Pisces.
IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY:
44th U.S. President Barack Obama (1961) shares your birthday. You are a generous, sensitive leader who is considerate of the feelings and the welfare of others. This year you will learn something that sets you in a new direction, which could be crucial for your success next year. It’s a time of learning and teaching. Explore meditation, yoga or any discipline that helps you get a better understanding of who you are. Invest in your future self.
Aries (March 21-April 19):
You’re going to be high energy for the rest of the year because Mars is in your sign for the rest of year, which is most unusual. However, today in particular you are really pumped! Use this energy wisely — don’t take a running jump into the deep end.
Taurus (April 20-May 20):
You feel optimistic about your future. Family discussions are taking place, and many of you have plans for home repairs or changes at home. Fortunately, you can attract money to you at this time. Nevertheless, things take planning.
Gemini (May 21-June 20):
This is a good time to shop for wardrobe items, except be aware of the restrictions of the moon alert. Do not shop during that time. Your enthusiasm will gather people together today — yes, you have this power. Maybe you want to set your armies marching!
Cancer (June 21-July 22):
Your ambition is amped because you are excited about something and you believe you can pull it off. And this may well be the case. Or not. Don’t trust blind luck. Think things out carefully and avoid making important decisions during the moon alert.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22):
This is a powerful time with the sun and Mercury in your sign. Meanwhile, Mars is boosting your energy because it is getting a shot from Jupiter. Oh yes, it’s all connected. This is why you want to travel or do something different!
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22):
Relations with authority figures are good. People admire you even though you want to work alone or behind the scenes. Nevertheless, you will defend yourself and stand up for your rights in disputes about shared property. Your sex drive is amped now as well!
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22):
You enjoy interacting with others now, especially younger people. Travel or a chance to explore your world will bring you pleasure. Today you must be tactful and diplomatic when dealing with partners and close friends because you might feel annoyed. (Oh well.)
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21):
You’re gung ho to work hard and accomplish a lot at this time. It’s not always this easy, so since you have the energy, use it! It’s a good time to ask for a loan or seek out help from others, but not during the moon alert today.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21):
You are the traveler of the zodiac and you’re restless. You need a change of scenery and you feel playful and prankish. Don’t do anything you might later regret. Be wise and be good to yourself. Be aware of the restrictions of the moon alert today.
You’re dealing with a lot of activity at home or within your family. Domestic strife might exist because someone doesn’t agree with you. Their wants are not your wants. Try to find a compromise because this stress will continue for the rest of the year.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19):
Although you need more sleep now, you’re energetic in all your communications with others today. You can convince anyone of anything, which means it’s a strong time for those in sales, marketing, teaching and writing. Check the moon alert today
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18):
You’re working hard and you’re getting better organized. Nevertheless, today you might be tempted to go overboard spending money. Admittedly, you are working hard to earn your money, so you have earned this right. Nevertheless, be aware of the moon alert today! (Keep your receipts.)
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20):