BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Paul Wesley was born in New Brunswick, N.J., on this date in 1982. This birthday guy currently stars on the series "The Vampire Diaries." Previously, Wesley had recurring roles on the series "24" and "Army Wives." On the big screen, Wesley has appeared in such films as "Elsewhere," "Killer Movie" and "Cloud 9."
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Avoid new undertakings or starting projects, as situations outside your control can cause misunderstandings later. Do enjoy a romantic starlit summer night and stay up late with that special someone.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Pay attention to the direction the wind is blowing before you decide to fly your kite. Relationships will be buoyed by the prevailing winds, unless you allow suspicions and discord to drag them down.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Meet them and greet them. You are very likely to develop helpful connections. You possess plenty of enthusiasm, but practical experience and expertise needs more polish in order to achieve ambitions.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Make it your business to be the best you can be. You can enjoy tender moments with loved ones under serene summer stars. You are at your best with business commitments but romance can rock, too.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Take pride in your ability to cope with any upset or contingency. Celestial conditions are improving in some sectors and might be good enough to make intelligent investments of your money or heart.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Just like a door, an open mind lets everything in, including pests. Your mind might be like a steel trap, but traps are only safe to handle when closed. Sidestep disputes and remain skeptical of gossip.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You can't please all the people all of the time. Set reasonable goals even if friends or partners start a debate or you are challenged financially. A desire for excitement might not be satisfied.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Security and comfort are just around the corner. This weekend, you might be grasping for straws in an effort to attain the secure position you desire. Wait out temporary misgivings or doubts.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Pleasant platitudes pass the time. This may be a good day for meditation or to repeat positive mantras. Count on a supportive friend to pass along some valuable information -- as well as some juicy gossip.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Misunderstandings can place you in mysterious circumstances. Be extremely nice to those you meet and go to great lengths explain your actions and ideas. Business tactics work well in social settings.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don't defend someone for the wrong reasons. You are likely to jump from the frying pan right into the fire. Quell the urge to take action unless you are positive you possess all the necessary information.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You needn't feel that sacrifice is necessary to accomplish your primary goals. Certain career aspirations might conflict with the needs of family members or vice versa. Take it in your stride.
IF JULY 23 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: For the next several weeks, you can pursue your financial or career ambitions with every indication of success. Late August is luckier than usual and might a fabulous time to launch plans, start something new, or to embrace opportunities that pop up. In August, you might get positive attention so make an effort to advertise or to be in the public eye. Tread water in October when your eyes are bigger than your stomach and you could easily mistake glass for diamonds. You can however enjoy a quick vacation or have a fling since your fantasy loving side is on display. January is a great time to make lasting progress with your career, health or relationships.
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