Prohibition Starts midnight 6-30-1919


Basically this chart is a bundle with an Uranian handle in the sixth house.  Uranus is also the only retrograde planet in the chart.  The asteroid chart is supplied above and has an interesting aspect between asteroid Li and Venus suggesting that the legislators were quite aware that this would not work. The ascendant is … Continue reading Prohibition Starts midnight 6-30-1919

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Atari’s Pong + Ted Dabney


Ted Dabney (far left) stands in front of a Pong arcade machine in 1973 with (left to right) co-founder Nolan Bushnell, head of finance Fred Marincic, and the man credited with the idea for Pong, Allan Alcorn...from NPR News. Mr Dabney has a good chart for an engineer- lots of earth signs and little air … Continue reading Atari’s Pong + Ted Dabney

Fashionable Grace Mugabe


inc Mrs. Mugabe has a lot of fire and earth in chart, making her hot tempered and appearance conscious, but as they are all in her twelfth house, that may not be such a good thing when her 93 year old husband, President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, reposes, particularly as Pluto is opposite Saturn in … Continue reading Fashionable Grace Mugabe

On the Lusitania, Elbert Hubbard


                                        Unravelling Hubbard and his legacy at Roycroft We will be tackling the various charts in Marc Jones's How to Learn Astrology by Marc Jones over the succeeding months.  You can read the whole book online … Continue reading On the Lusitania, Elbert Hubbard

The IT Girl and Rex Bell


Clara Bow and Rex Bell became an "item" in Hollywood and since she was a major star and he a little no body in Westerns, the pair eloped, tieing the knot on December 3, 1931 in Las Vegas. They settled down on a large ranch in Searchlight, Nevada shortly thereafter and while Clara starred in a … Continue reading The IT Girl and Rex Bell

The other half, editor William Shawn of the New Yorker


We must make a comment about late editor of "The New Yorker", William Shawn, after he died in his sleep on December 3, 1992. in his apartment on Fifth Avenue and 96th Streets thus making him of the New Yorkers living in rent-controlled pre-War apartments  He and his wife, Cecille had lived there since 1950, … Continue reading The other half, editor William Shawn of the New Yorker

War! DJT and the August Eclipse


The Rise of the Military Industrial Complex The question is rather redundant because America has been on a more or less continuous 'war footing', either in active military engagement or preparing for action, since its beginning in July 1776 .  See this article on Wikipedia President Eisenhower in his Presidential farewell speech in January 1961 … Continue reading War! DJT and the August Eclipse

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin – Jesuit


 Biograph: Pierre Teilhard de Chardin was born on May 1st, 1881 to Emmanuel and Berthe-Adele Teilhard de Chardin. His mother was the great-grandniece of Francois-Marie Arouet, more popularly known asthe French auteur-philosophe Voltaire. He was the fourth of the couple's eleven children and was born at the family estate of Sarcenat near the twin cities … Continue reading Pierre Teilhard de Chardin – Jesuit