Daily Scope

TUESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2017

THE LAST WORD IN ASTROLOGY 

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: La’Porsha Renae, 24; Madison Bumgarner, 28; Adam Duritz, 53; Robert Cray, 64.

Happy Birthday: Think personal matters through carefully before you engage in a discussion or make a change. It’s important to realize any consequences that could unfold and decide whether it is worth your while. Your heart may tell you to go where the excitement is, but your practical inner voice will offer a better solution. Aim for greater stability. Your numbers are 9, 17, 20, 26, 36, 38, 47.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): It’s up to you to make things happen. Get involved, offer your services and see where things lead. Networking and meeting new people will result in worthwhile conversations and opportunities. Be passionate about your approach to life. 5 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Emotional matters will escalate quickly if you don’t have a strategy in place and a peaceful way of executing what you want to see happen. Put yourself in someone else’s shoes before you make a judgment call. 3 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Stay active and you will achieve your goals. Your works will speak more clearly than your words. The expectations others have will be best served by living up to your promises. Charm will open doors, but actions will keep them ajar. 3 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Getting into situations that are over your head will cause you stress. Think matters through and discuss your concerns with others. Avoid overreacting or being inconsistent. Keep your word and make each move count. 5 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You’ll find it difficult to deal with emotional matters. Put your energy into something that will bring results, and try not to stew over things that you cannot change. Acceptance will help you see your situation clearly and make the best choices possible. 2 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Take care of your responsibilities without complaint. Be observant and take notes. Emotional tactics can be expected. Be smart by staying busy and keeping your distance. Say “no” if unreasonable demands are made. 2 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Take care of business. Live up to your promises and you will get the recognition you deserve. Try not to let uncertainty in your personal life cause you to miss a professional opportunity. Live life your own way and reap the rewards. 4 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Ease into whatever you decide to do today. You’ll face opposition if you aren’t careful about how you handle those you encounter along the way. Don’t let your emotions take over if you get into a debate. Focus on creative endeavors. 3 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Pump up the volume and make some noise. Your input will lead to support as well as opposition. Don’t be afraid to make waves or to stand up for your beliefs. Making a statement will set an important precedent. 3 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Back away from a situation that is unstable or offers little hope of success. Protect your investments and choose your friends wisely. Take an innovative approach to the way you handle contracts, finances and other people’s affairs. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Live up to your expectations. Take control and do things your way. Engage in activities with people who stimulate your mind and encourage you to strive to reach your personal goals. Partnerships and reconnecting with old friends are highlighted. 4 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Emotional encounters will lead to assumptions and misinformation. Partnerships and relationships with friends, relatives and colleagues will be strained. Stick to facts, be honest in your appraisal of a situation and show compassion when dealing with others. 2 stars

Birthday Baby: You are excitable, goal-oriented and unpredictable. You are unique and resourceful.

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