Aries (March 21-April 19): You’re likely rattled by a difference of opinion with a colleague or loved one today. You may realize now that you were too locked into your own assumptions to notice apparent discrepancies. Stephen Hawking said, “Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.”
Taurus (April 20-May 20): You can escape the relentless chatter by removing yourself from the fray. Unfortunately, you’re having trouble distinguishing between the superficial noise and the genuine advice. You prefer to share the heavy lifting, and you need to know everyone is as committed as you are.
Gemini (May 21-June 20): Others may be slow to acknowledge how serious you are about following your dreams. It’s only natural to harbor doubts about your future from time to time. After all, idealistic goals are only one part of success. The rest is hard work, of course.
Cancer (June 21-July 22): Tread lightly when debating a touchy subject. People are inclined to voice their thoughts with more emotion than usual, masking their true intentions. Taking proactive measures will feel more like you’re sharpening your mind. Anger builds walls, but love builds bridges. On June 16, 1903, Ford Motor Co. was incorporated.
In 1911, IBM had its beginnings as the ComputingTabulating-Recording Co. which was incorporated in Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): Helpful allies may try to tell you that you’re not ready to spread your wings today. No one can decide when you’re ready to fly except you. Of course, it’s always good to carefully listen to advice from close friends and family. Nevertheless, you must trust your inner compass more.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Be prepared to roll up your sleeves and get to work today. If you share your home, then someone might need your help more than they can admit. If you live alone, perhaps your parents or other family members require your assistance now. Compassion is passion with a heart.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct.
22): Your snappish tongue only leaves others figuratively bleeding, but adopting a gentler approach gets you straight to the heart of an issue without any collateral damage. Reverend Jesse Jackson said, “Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping him up.”
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You’re inspired to find practical use for the spiritual insights. However, don’t be discouraged if you’re unsuccessful at immediately weaving the idealism into your reality. Remember, properly absorbing lessons you learn at an unconscious level takes time.
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In 1932, President Herbert Hoover and Vice President Charles Curtis were renominated at the Republican National Convention in Chicago.
In 1963, the world’s first female space traveler, Valentina Tereshkova 26, was launched into orbit by the Soviet Union aboard Vostok 6. Sagittarius (Nov. 22Dec. 21): You want to demonstrate the depth of your convictions in all that you do today. Clarify your dreams and methodically plan out your next steps. Be discreet with whom you share your visions. Your enthusiasm can be dowsed by people who do not understand your foresight.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You might not fully appreciate the wisdom that an acquaintance or neighbor offers you. However, pride may also prevent you from hearing someone out. Perhaps you’re more used to others listening to you than the reverse. Recognize that insight can come from anyone, anywhere.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You can muster support for an endeavor if you hammer out the details before presenting your vision. Conquer your fear that you can’t deliver on your promises. Author Philip Yancey wrote, “Faith means trusting in advance what will only make sense in reverse.”
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): Aligning your ideas with reality might be a challenge. Maybe you are dreaming of a new job with fascinating people to collaborate with and more professional perks. Don’t accept no as a final answer. Be more creative in how you press for viable solutions.
President Jimmy Carter and Panamanian leader Omar Torrijos signed the instruments of ratification for the Panama Canal treaties during a ceremony in Panama City.
In 2015, real estate mogul Donald Trump launched his successful campaign to become president of the United States with a speech at Trump Tower in Manhattan.