The eclipse in Omaha 1/5-1-11 2019

The Chart and overall Aspects On January 1st, our New Year, Mars entered Aries. Talk about fireworks and with Mercury direct, you will mean what you say. January 5th will have a New Moon that is also Partial Solar Eclipse for Epiphany It is in Capricorn. Thus the Moon and the Sun are conjunct. The … Continue reading The eclipse in Omaha 1/5-1-11 2019


France’s Bluebeard, Henri Landru

This update on #545 -- The tale of a modern Bluebeard -- is from the UK Spectator, December 8, 2018 edition. The book review comments that this was France’s response to the English Jack the Ripper, except the London police never apprehended Jack.  Richard Tomlinson the author of Landru’s Secret, documents Landru's journey from penning … Continue reading France’s Bluebeard, Henri Landru

This week 12/10-16 in Tucson

Our header image is of a Tucson rodeo c. 1900. The Santa Catalinas in the background, rim the open plain. Our map above, from Bing, is an aerial shot of Tucson. The white line on the bottom is the Mexican border. Ole! Our ascendant this week is 17.11 Pisces or "men seeking illumination," and that … Continue reading This week 12/10-16 in Tucson

Thanks for the laughs: Penny Marshall

The time, date and place comes from Penny's own autobiography. It's incredible southern (outward) based bowl with only the Moon in the seventh house opposite her Martial ascendant at 19 Scorpio of a "newly formed continent." This symbol suggests the raw substance of existence and suggests that it shapes the ground around her into a … Continue reading Thanks for the laughs: Penny Marshall

Waheeda Rehman, Bollywood’s beauty

Marc Jones did not use TransNeptunians; he knew of them, reviewed them and felt they had nothing to offer, so he never included them in his oeuvre. He added in some Arabian Parts, but none of them were valid for making aspects: they stood alone. Some of that is problematic with Miss Rehman's chart but … Continue reading Waheeda Rehman, Bollywood’s beauty

Julian Assange or the man with the Warhol hair.

Assange is back in the news because Bob Swan Mueller is hell bent on proving something after two years of proving nothing but that Manafort didn’t pay some back taxes. (He has a track record better than the weatherman.) When did Russian intelligence give WikiLeaks the e-mails that it hacked from the Democratic National Committee and … Continue reading Julian Assange or the man with the Warhol hair.

Bicycling Julius “Nicky” Arnstein

He was born Julius Wilford Arndstein in Norway on July 1, 1879, the son of a German Jew named Moses Arndstein and his Dutch wife, Thekla Van Shaw¹.   They came to the United States when he was an infant and received a good education and worked as a contractor for a time. But Nick was … Continue reading Bicycling Julius “Nicky” Arnstein