The Waterfront Saint


Download the Saint Eva Marie chart On Independence Day 1924 in Newark New Jersey, Eva Marie Saint was born to Eva Marie and John Saint.  Her first role was in Elia Kazan’s on the Waterfront playing against Marlon Brando where she won the Best Supporting Actress.  The interview above discusses their introduction.  She was also in North by Northwest by Alfred Hitchcock.   Last year she attended … Continue reading The Waterfront Saint

Al Franken is a big fat slob


The Franken chart is unrectified but as shown on the public sites. It works for me and it seems, him too.                                                                        from Humble Beginnings Alan Stuart Franken  was born on May 21, 1951 in Brooklyn, New York. His father Joseph Franken, was a printing salesman of German Jewish background while his mother Phoebe Franken (nee Kunst), a real estate agent, from Russian Jewish extraction. … Continue reading Al Franken is a big fat slob

Flying with the Eagles – Nick Foles


Our header image is of Nick and his wife Tori (Moore) Foles.  They are a tall couple:  he is 6’6″ and she is 5’10”.  They have a daughter, Lily James Foles, born June 2017.                                Composite Nick and Tom This first chart is Foles and Brady composite chart, that connects the midpoint of two people to get a better understanding of how they interrelate.  In … Continue reading Flying with the Eagles – Nick Foles

The daring do of the Robber from Zutphen


This chart comes from Alan Leo in his November 1909 magazine. He notes that Saturn is at 01 Cancer right near the Ascendant at 08 on the cusp of the second house of resources. Since it is in its fall, we wonder does that mean that appropriating others resources will be their calling and not working hard at making their own? Perhaps, particularly as it … Continue reading The daring do of the Robber from Zutphen

#101 Dr. Alexis Carrel & the Dakin Solution


Before Dr. Alexander Fleming invented penicillin, Dr. Carrel developed the Dakin Solution, a type of hypochlorite solution made from bleach that is diluted and then treated to decrease skin irritation. Chlorine, the active ingredient in Dakin’s solution, is a potent antiseptic that kills most forms of bacteria and viruses. This simple solution saved many men in World War I and is still used when people … Continue reading #101 Dr. Alexis Carrel & the Dakin Solution

Hygeia: You’ve been served


Hygeia Mythologically  In Greek Mythology, Hygeia is the great-granddaughter of Zeus / Jupiter via the Apollo(n) line.  Her father Aesclepius,  another asteroid, was the Greek god of healing & is often shown with a physician’s staff & a  snake wrapped around. The cock bird was also sacred to Asclepius and sacrificed on his altar.  Chiron, the centaur, was his mentor. Aesclepius had five daughters.  The … Continue reading Hygeia: You’ve been served

Chiron & Respect for Personality


Our featured image is by Giovanni Dal Lago, Italy,  of the asteroid Chiron; from the NASA archives. Chiron Recently I read Barbara hand-Clow’s book on Chiron.  It has many interesting ideas but it ultimately fails as she takes too much from Ceres and gives it Chiron, thus hurting both.  I did like her emphasis on the environment and natural issues, which did seem to culminate … Continue reading Chiron & Respect for Personality