Daily Scope

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2, 2017

THE LAST WORD IN ASTROLOGY 

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Hallie Eisenberg, 25; Sam Worthington, 41; Kevin Smith, 47; Mary-Louise Parker, 53.

Happy Birthday: Look at your situation, consider your options and make your move. Getting things done will be easy once you get started. This is a year of development and change, best treated with high energy, optimism and the willingness to face any challenges passionately. Don’t say no or let negative individuals hold you back or slow you down. Your numbers are 2, 8, 18, 24, 32, 36, 42.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Travel plans, signing up for a course or making personal changes that will encourage you to grow mentally, spiritually and emotionally are favored. Engage in talks with someone who can make a difference to your life. An unexpected offer is worth considering. 5 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Stubbornness will lead to a blowout. Channel your energy into physical challenges that encourage you to stay fit and look your best. Opt to use intellect over brawn when it comes to relationships and personal discussions. 3 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Put everything you’ve got into reaching whatever destination you set. Living up to your expectations will give you the push and the confidence you need to reach your goal and claim victory. Appraise your current situation honestly. 3 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Getting emotional about your professional dealings will cause problems. You can be creative, inventive and unique, but not manipulative or pushy. Concentrate on self-improvement and growth, not trying to change those around you. Partnerships need to be monitored carefully. 3 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Get in the game. If you don’t take action and speak up, you can’t complain about what doesn’t get done. Don’t be fooled by someone asking for help or support. Invest in yourself and the projects you want to pursue. 5 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Keep moving forward and don’t look back. Put the past behind you and plan your future based on knowledge, experience and desire. Stop investing in others and start putting more time and effort into reaching your goals. 2 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Discuss your concerns openly. Show compassion when dealing with friends, siblings and peers. How you conduct your personal and professional affairs will determine how much you receive in return. Equality will be essential if you want your relationships to be successful. 4 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Emotions will surface if you let the past come back to haunt you. Face facts and don’t let old habits resurface. Use your intelligence and intuition to avoid people who are a bad influence. Concentrate on your health, wealth and happiness. 3 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): If you have something to say, spit it out. Be clear about what you want to see happen. Be willing to face complaints and criticism with valor as well as diplomacy, and you’ll show everyone what a good leader you can be. 3 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Hidden matters can be expected. Don’t make a decision if you think someone is withholding information. Too much of anything will lead to disappointment. Express your concerns and play it safe when it comes to joint ventures. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Think big, but don’t take on more than you can handle. Being free to take advantage of whatever opportunity comes your way will prove to be fruitful. Gauge your time and be prepared to enjoy each moment. 4 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Saying too little or too much will work against you. Don’t make unrealistic promises or insinuate something that may not be true. Maintain honesty and integrity and aim for personal growth and a stable home environment. 2 stars

Birthday Baby: You are playful, adventurous and resilient. You are free-spirited and expressive.

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