BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Chloe Sevigny was born in Darien, Conn., today in 1974. This birthday gal won a Golden Globe award for her portrayal of Nicolette Grant on the series "Big Love." She also earned an Oscar nomination for her performance in the film "Boys Don't Cry." Other film work for Sevigny includes "Zodiac," "Mr. Nice" and "The Brown Bunny."
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Take a deep breath and focus. You are filled with plenty of energy, but it will do you no good unless you concentrate on moving forward. Don't leap to one side in an argument before facts are made clear.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Read the fine print. Read all documents and information presented to you carefully. Moving too fast could cause you to overlook a key insight that could make your task much easier and more profitable.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Flattery will get you everywhere. A few well-chosen words could make the difference between selling your ideas and going back to the drawing board. You are capable of disarming your harshest critic.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Even Superman needed his Fortress of Solitude. Being part of the crowd isn't your thing today, as you will perform much better on your own. Put social events off until later and concentrate on personal matters.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Forgive and forget. What may have seemed like the end of the world yesterday can easily be swept under the rug today with a simple apology. Keep the lines of communication clear to avoid misunderstandings.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don't pick up the pieces until the storm has passed. Trying to act as mediator while a conflict rages could make you a victim of collateral damage. Stay out of others' arguments until cooler heads prevail.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): The answer is maybe. You may be faced with those who demand a quick decision, but unless you have all the facts at your disposal, your best bet is to wait for more info. Hold off on making key purchases.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Those who live in glass houses should not throw stones. You may easily find fault with someone else's performance, but unless you wish to be reminded of your own shortcomings, just bite your tongue.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You are in the driver's seat and can control the outcome. Be honest and forthright to gain the trust and confidence of others. The words of a close friend or significant other provide inspiration.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You won't see the true color of the sky until the clouds have cleared. Avoid sweeping changes in business or finances until a controversy is cleared up. Do not waste sympathy on those who don't deserve it.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Campaign for support. Take time to gather allies and supporters for your upcoming project. Make plans now, but don't take action until tomorrow. Leave nothing to chance; say only what you mean.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Stifle your impulses. Your gut instincts may take you off the beaten path and into areas that will waste your time and divert you from objectives. When faced with a problem, approach a trusted mentor for advice.
IF NOVEMBER 18 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Get prepared for the end of the tax year by making sound business choices. Between now and the new year, your friends or acquaintances could distract you from doing the very things that make you happiest. If you want to be happy, concentrate on your achieving ambitions. Buckle down to work in March and early April, as only industry and efficiency will get you through some tough times. Wait until May and June to put plans to achieve your most cherished dreams into motion. Not only will you have opportunities to succeed, you will also have the grit and determination, too.
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