HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Oct. 22, 2012: This year you might feel pushed to the limit at times. Know that you can overcome any challenge, as long as you use others as resources and for brainstorming. Curb excessive spending, and find a less costly path to the same end. If single, you meet people with ease, even at home and in odd circumstances. A trip or a foreigner could play a significant role come July. If attached, schedule that special trip this year; it will strengthen the bond between you. Aquarius knows how to test your limits! A baby born today has a sun in Libra if born before 5:14 p.m. Afterward, the sun will be in Scorpio. The moon is in Aquarius.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) • • • • If you are looking for a key associate to agree with you, look elsewhere. You will be dealing with this associate in the next month.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) • • • Others make demands, and you produce results. There is someone you cannot please, no matter what you do. Today emphasizes that fact.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) • • • • Reach out for others’ opinions. Someone might have off-the-wall ideas, but do not shut them down. A friend surprises you with an unexpected visit.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) • • • • Deal with an irritable boss or a partner who might seem somewhat unstable. Emphasize your libido’s energy.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) • • • • Know when it’s time to loosen the reins and allow others to take a more dominant role. Certainly, you don’t always have the answers.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) • • • Your smooth style makes a difference to those who are around you on a regular basis. They count on your accuracy and precision.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) • • • • You have a lot on your plate, and you feel strapped in some manner. Count on the unexpected to occur; you might start liking these surprising twists in your life.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) • • • You might find that your mood, like a current, is constantly changing. The Sun moves into your sign today, which increases your energy.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) • • • • Zero in on necessities. Realize when you have had enough and also when you would like to be more frivolous.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) • • • Be aware of what is happening within a friendship. You might need to refresh your perspective and move through some preconceived and possibly rigid thinking.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) • • • • You feel as if you have a tiger by the tail. Use your high energy and growing self-confidence to forge ahead in a particular area of your life.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) • • • Maintain a low profile, and listen to what is being said without butting in. Your observations could draw some very steady and important insights.