Daily Scope

MONDAY, AUGUST 7, 2017

THE LAST WORD IN ASTROLOGY 

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Mike Trout, 26; Charlize Theron, 42; David Duchovny, 57; Wayne Knight, 62.

Happy Birthday: Look for opportunities that will bring about positive changes at work as well as with partnerships. Channel your emotional energy into activities that will put you on solid ground with people who can influence your future. Make plans to travel with people you love or to visit someone who inspires you to be and do your best. Your numbers are 6, 10, 24, 28, 31, 36, 42.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Change can be good as long as you think matters through. Stay calm in situations that involve domestic or relationship issues and you will avoid emotional overreacting. Indulgent tendencies should be monitored closely. 4 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Your desire to help others is best kept in check. Someone will take advantage of you if you don’t ask enough questions and consider your best options. If you make unrealistic promises you will end up having second thoughts. 2 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Reconnecting with someone from your past will be tricky. Be wary of what’s offered. Do your research before you make a commitment. Stay focused on your home, family and positive lifestyle changes. Short trips will be informative and entertaining. 5 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Look for a bargain, but don’t buy something you don’t need. Use your imagination and you’ll come up with a plan that will help you turn your workspace into a functional creative environment that encourages productivity. 3 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Physical challenges or participating in demonstrations that give you a platform to voice your opinions are favored. Start discussions that encompass expectations as well as contributions, and you’ll find out where you stand. Passion and dedication will bring results. 3 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Assess your current relationship with a friend, lover, child or parent. Make adjustments if you feel like you are being taken for granted or manipulated. Be upfront about your opinions and innovative with your proposed solutions. 3 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Go where the action is. Get involved in projects that interest you. Network with people who can help you get ahead. Don’t let personal matters interfere with your work or stop you from doing the things you want to do. 5 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Sit tight if uncertainty sets in. Time is on your side, and reacting too quickly will only make matters worse. Dig deep and you’ll discover secret information that will help you come to a conclusion. Anger is not a solution. 2 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Lean in and do your part. Don’t waste time on anyone who gives you the runaround. Be the one to implement positive changes and you will earn respect and gain popularity. Business trips look promising. 4 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Learn as you go. Don’t feel obligated to take a risk just because someone else does. You may desire change, but unless you have done your research, it is best to take a pass. Concentrate on personal relationships and contracts. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Dig in and make changes. Whether you are helping others or doing things for yourself, you will excel. Working in close proximity with someone you respect will make it easier to get things done. Personal gains and rewards are featured. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don’t be afraid to spend money on personal items for your home or to update your appearance. Let your creativity encourage you to try something new and innovative. The changes you make will help you attract interest and get ahead. 3 stars

Birthday Baby: You are exuberant, helpful and open-minded. You are innovative and an opportunist.

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