HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013: This year you drop the word “no” from your vocabulary. You also discover that nearly anything is possible if you remain upbeat and positive. You have more than enough energy to do whatever you want. If single, you meet people with ease, and you are likely to mix business with pleasure. If attached, you will want to spend more time with your significant other. Your professional or community commitments will demand a lot of time. Just make sure that your sweetie gets the attention he or she needs. Aquarius always wants to be playful. A baby born today has a sun in Libra and a moon in Capricorn if born before 8:17 a.m. Afterward, the moon will be in Aquarius.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) • • • Your mood suits the day. Give into a little extra R and R with friends and loved ones. Go along with the idea that the more people the merrier.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) • • • You might not be able to wipe the slate clean, so try to build off of an existing situation.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) • • • • What was OK yesterday might not feel like plans you would like to pursue today. Take the risk and revamp your schedule.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) • • • • Know that you have alternatives. You just need to decide which one is most appealing. A partner or new friend might catch your eye.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) • • • • You’ll be able to move a situation forward, given time and enthusiasm. Others will respond, yet they could be unusually demanding.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) • • • You could be determined to complete a personal or family-involved project. Reach out to friends and loved ones for some extra help.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) • • • • • You might see more than what meets the eye in events that occur today, especially involving someone you cherish.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) • • • You could feel inordinately pressured to make an appearance, but you really would rather slow down and enjoy yourself at home.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) • • • • Your optimism will emerge in a personal conversation. You simply enjoy being around your pals and hanging out.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) • • • • Calls and invitations come in left and right. Your popularity remains high, which allows you to follow through on multiple sets of plans.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) • • • • • You have something planned that could be a high priority. Others might wish you would handle it quickly, as they want you to join them.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) • • • • You could be taken aback by an option that surprises you. You might want to stay in your present groove for a good part of the day.