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Am I Reading the Right Horoscope?

Why You Might Not Be Reading the Right Horoscope

If you're a religious horoscope reader, or even a casual one, today there's a whole new reason to think stars are mere dust.

Because the Earth moves, all signs have moved about a month since astrology was created over 2,500 years ago. So if you were born a Gemini, you might actually be a Cancer. I suppose astrologists will tell us to read the sign we were born into and the one after, but that's way too much reading, especially if you follow rising signs.

Still, 25 percent of Americans believe in astrology; if you're one, does this change your outlook?

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JessRose JessRose 5 years
Wow. Good thing I didn't get that Scorpio tattoo. I usually check astrology zone every month.
Frenched Frenched 5 years
Thanks for sharing the new signs, Betty Wayne! I was born September 21st so I guess I'm still very much a Virgo. The Virgo description fits me to a T, anyway.
pureperfection pureperfection 5 years
Bettye-Wayne Bettye-Wayne 5 years
I think I still prefer to call myself Aquarius.
Bettye-Wayne Bettye-Wayne 5 years
New signs: Capricorn - Jan 20 to Feb 16 Aquarius - Feb 16 to Mar 11 Pisces - Mar 11 to Apr 18 Aries - Apr 18 to May 13 Taurus - May 13 to Jun 21 Gemini - Jun 21 to Jul 20 Cancer - Jul 20 to Aug 10 Leo - Aug 10 to Sep 16 Virgo - Sep 16 to Oct 30 Libra - Oct 30 to Nov 23 Scorpius - Nov 23 to Nov 29 Ophiuchus - Nov 29 to Dec 17 Sagittarius - Dec 17 to Jan 20
postmodernsleaze postmodernsleaze 5 years
I agree with tig3rbianca... I don't believe in this stuff, but it's really fun to read and lightly play around with. The book Born On a Rotten Day is hilarious!!
amber512 amber512 5 years
I am VERY much a Taurus. Pretty much everything it says about a Taurus is me to a T. But I don't really think about it.
esmerb esmerb 5 years
I am more into my moon sign than my sun sign. I have never fit the description of my sun sign. That's another reason why I stopped reading horoscopes 10 yrs ago.
cchica121 cchica121 5 years
I remember learning this in my high school astrology class...
tigr3bianca tigr3bianca 5 years
There's a book called Born on a Rotten Day, its all the negative stuff on each zodiac. It's very funny. But I don't believe in horoscopes, they are like fortune cookies, fun to read but not taken seriously in the slightest.
Pistil Pistil 5 years
I never really fit the Sagittarius description. Apparently I'm actually Ophiuchus? Of course I wouldn't even be part of the standard zodiac, would I? No horoscope for me.
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