September 30, 2010|By Linda C. Black

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 a 5 — Divide your time between imaginative group activities and personal meditations. You need to sort out logical questions. Share results.

Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is a 6 — A casual meeting at a social event crystallizes an idea you have for a gift. You're certain that your partner will love it.


Gemini (May 21-June 21) — Today is a 6 — Your own imagination can get you in trouble if you don't bring it down to earth somehow. Refocus your intention in a more public direction.

Cancer (June 22-July 22) — Today is a 7 — The month ends on a note of adaptation to the needs of others. You have a broader perspective about interdependence after today. Contribute and prosper.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 6 — An associate asks a tricky question, and you must resolve a problem now. Make sure you understand the details, before you blurt out your lucky response.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is a 6 — A co-worker suggests that you can do all the work yourself. You're not so sure. Ask questions and then divide it up more fairly.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 6 — A younger person demands greater independence. You struggle with preconceptions about their maturity. Lengthen the leash in a safe direction.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 5 — A call from home may pull you out of a meeting. You can probably resolve the problem in a moment. Maybe they just need to hear your voice.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 5 — Messages become garbled in transmission. Before you do anything, repeat back what you heard and clear up all questions. You'll be glad you did.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is a 5 — You may worry over financial independence unnecessarily. A professional provides inspiration and advice, setting you in a new, positive direction.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is a 5 — The fabulous outcome you anticipate can be yours. If you want something done right, do it yourself. Delegation reaps half today.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 5 — Doubts about your role in a partnership activity resolve when you ask questions. Then your intuition matches logical reality. Accept the offer.

—Tribune Media Services

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