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Why have so many celebrities died in 2016? David Bowie. Alan Rickman. Glenn Frey. Harper Lee. Gary Shandling. George Kennedy. George Martin. Keith Emerson. Patty Duke. Ronnie Corbett. Merle Haggard. Joanie Laurer. I suppose one could argue that “celebrities” are […]

In some cultures, kids don’t go to the mall to tell Santa what they want for Christmas, they write a letter to Baby Jesus instead. Since we could all use the help this year, I have taken care of this […]

There is a peculiar gift and curse that comes with being an astrologer: being able to see one’s transits and understand how it’s affecting things. That might seem like a strange thing for an astrologer to say. I make my […]

(Part One is HERE.) “They’re always trying to error correct, make themselves more human. When they talk to each other, it’s a way of practicing.” “Is that what you’re doing now? Practicing?” -Westworld, on why robots talk to each other […]

As is often the case with any major celebrity breakup, there are rumors of cheating and substance abuse in the marriage of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. What does the astrology say? Let’s have a look… but first, this: *** […]

I was about to go on a long rant about what’s bothering me today — the same thing that’s been bothering me for some time — the general lack of research that goes into the average item posted on someone’s […]

It’s fun to feel superior to other people, isn’t it? Being better than the people next door, or the tribe across the valley, is one of Humanity’s oldest pursuits. This is, of course, thoroughly ridiculous… but we’ve dedicated most of […]

As any astrologer can tell you, Neptune is the planet most associated with delusion and self-deception. Furthermore, a planet is particularly strong when it is in the Sign that it rules. So it’s perhaps no surprise that Neptune in Pisces […]

Today, transiting Mars is exactly conjunct my natal Mercury. This is often a time when one gets irrational and starts arguing with people over things that normally wouldn’t be provocative, or that you could ignore. Thus, I sat down to […]

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Matthew Currie will not be writing this blog today, as he is currently in court awaiting charges relating to a drunken brawl with a quincunx. In his place, we present a Special Guest Astrologer whose comments we retrieved […]