Monthly Archives: September 2012

Ohio Astrology Presidential Debate Prep Sheet

Back in Byzantium in the mid 400s and early 500s, a debate raged about whether Christ was both human and divine or just divine. The belief that Christ was just divine is called monophysitism. [All references to Byzantium are from … Continue reading

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Where’s George?

Successful business people and politicians seem to never want to retire. If I had the money of some of these folks, the only place you’d find me is on the beach. It makes sense, really, that the successful don’t rest … Continue reading

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Astrological Mentors

Many years ago when I began my study of astrology, there was no blogosphere (or Internet usage) so the sharing of astrological thought was limited to books. Books are wonderful, of course, but after a few years of study, the … Continue reading

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What sign of the zodiac is income tax?

My tuxedo cat Lacy was absent when I came home from work. I searched the house for her and found her hiding in a closet. I asked why she was hiding. “I’m ashamed,” she replied. “Ashamed of what?” “Ashamed that … Continue reading

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What sign of the zodiac are apples?

My health insurance website has a picture of an apple with a measuring tape around it. Apples, I reflected, clearly represent good health. Of course, there is the saying, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” This website lists … Continue reading

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Steve Stivers and the Sunrise

My sweet tuxedo cat, Lacy, thought that I took the sun with me to work. I asked why. “Because when you leave in the morning, the sun is in the front door. When you come home at night, it’s in … Continue reading

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The Mark of a Politician

When I was younger, it was common to hear the saying, “Behind every successful man there is a woman.” That woman, supposedly, was the successful man’s wife. First Ladies First This article “Why Are Presidential Candidates’ Wives All the Same?” … Continue reading

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What sign of the zodiac are alcoholic beverages?

Alcoholic beverages, according to this Wikipedia article, are grouped into three general classes: beer, wine and spirits. Wikipedia calls alcohol in beverages a “psychoactive drug” that alters perception, mood, consciousness, cognition and behavior. What planet does that? Neptune is the … Continue reading

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Scorpio Mud Slinging: Not Just for Politicians

My 12th grade political science teacher told me all I think there is to know about politics. I quote Mr. Silverman: “Politics is power and it’s all about whose ox is being gored.” It’s funny how you can learn the … Continue reading

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Henry Rollins: Rebellion Times Two

What’s the most rebellious sign of the zodiac? For me, rebelliousness is independence with a bumper sticker. One of my votes for most independent sign goes to Aquarius (Sagittarius ranks high too). What if you have both sun and moon … Continue reading

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