Today’s Birthday (09/10/18). Win through creative communications this year. Work behind the scenes. Travel and study for unimagined gifts. Friends and community action flower this summer before physical challenges lead to a restorative reflection, planning and inspiration phase. Winter passion ignites. Support each other.
To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.
Aries (March 21-April 19) — Today is an 8 — Work with your partner to manage responsibilities and duties today and tomorrow. Help your team score, with Mars in Aquarius for six weeks.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is a 9 — Practice your moves. Nurture health and fitness for a few days. Advance professionally over six weeks, with Mars in Aquarius. Step into greater leadership.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is an 8 — Have fun with someone you love through tomorrow. With Mars in Aquarius, wear comfortable shoes. Pursue travels, studies and adventures. Follow a fascinating inquiry.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is a 7 — Domestic arts provide nurturing comfort. Coordinate with family for best value and mutual benefit. You get more for less together. Build for your shared future.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 7 — Communicate, network and connect. Collaborate to get farther over six weeks, with Mars in Aquarius. Compromise to achieve common goals. Support each other.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is a 9 — The next two days could get lucrative. Focus energy to balance work, fitness and health over the next six weeks, with Mars in Aquarius. Provide excellence.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 9 — You’re growing stronger. Go for passion, with Mars in Aquarius for six weeks. Pursue creative ideas. Listen to your heart. Have fun with someone you love.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is an 8 — Relax and plan. You’re ready to improve your living conditions. Put physical energy into home renovation, organization and beautification over six weeks, with Mars in Aquarius.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 9 — Enjoy social connections, gatherings and meetings. Write, record and promote over about six weeks, with Mars in Aquarius. Get the whole story, and speak out.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is an 8 — Business may be picking up. With Mars in Aquarius for six weeks, take profitable financial actions. Energize your work and grow your accounts.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) –– Today is a 9 — You’re learning fast. Study, research and explore. Focus action for personal development over six weeks, with Mars in your sign. Grow your talents and skills.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 9 — Budget to fulfill a vision. Make long-term plans and priorities over six weeks, with Mars in Aquarius. Clean closets, garages and attics. Organize for what’s next.
Celebrity birthdays: Actor Philip Baker Hall is 87. Actor Greg Mullavey is 85. Jazz vibraphonist Roy Ayers is 78. Actor Tom Ligon is 78. Singer Danny Hutton (Three Dog Night) is 76. Singer Jose Feliciano is 73. Actress Judy Geeson is 70. Former Canadian first lady Margaret Trudeau is 70. Political commentator Bill O’Reilly is 69. Rock musician Joe Perry (Aerosmith) is 68. Actress Kate Burton is 61. Movie director Chris Columbus is 60. Actor Colin Firth is 58. Rock singer-musician David Lowery (Cracker) is 58. Actor Sean O’Bryan is 55. Baseball Hall of Famer Randy Johnson is 55. Actor Raymond Cruz is 54. Rock singer-musician Miles Zuniga (Fastball) is 52. Actress Nina Repeta is 51. Movie director Guy Ritchie is 50. Actor Ryan Phillippe is 44. Rock musician Mikey Way (My Chemical Romance) is 38. Ballerina Misty Copeland is 36. Rock musician Matthew Followill (Kings of Leon) is 34. Singer Sanjaya Malakar (“American Idol”) is 29. Actor Chandler Massey is 28. Actress Hannah Hodson is 27. Actor Gabriel Bateman is 14.
Thought for Today: “There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” â€” Zora Neale Hurston, American author (1891-1960)