Horoscope for Friday, Jan. 17, 2020

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Moon Alert

Avoid shopping or making important decisions from 6:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. After that, the moon moves from Libra into Scorpio.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

Today will present a few challenges, especially dealing with partners, close friends, parents, bosses and the police. Relax, it’s no biggie. But it does mean that things will not unfold as you might want them to. Be patient and never underestimate the power of courtesy.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Some minor problems related to travel might arise. You might also have difficulty dealing with foreign countries or other cultures — but it’s small stuff. It means you have to go the extra distance and be patient and willing to listen.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Go with the flow and don’t expect too much from anyone. Be patient with children in the morning. As the day unfolds you will accomplish more and get things done. Bosses and people in authority might also help you.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Be patient this morning at breakfast and with family members because things are a bit at odds. People might be grumpy. It happens. Later in the day, you will feel more social and interested in fun events. Nevertheless, be patient with others.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

You might be worried this morning. Fortunately, these worries disappear quickly. However, relations with family members might be a tad crunchy, but hey, whatever happens is small stuff. You can handle it. Think positive thoughts to shape your day!

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

You might feel a financial squeeze play in the morning; however, this will diminish as the day wears on. Don’t be critical of others and do not react to the criticism of you from others. Take it easy and relax. Don’t make a big deal about things. People are a bit touchy.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Be patient this morning because you might encounter stress, especially at home or at breakfast time. Fortunately, this is brief. Later in the day, financial matters or cash flow could be a concern. Take care of business to the best of your ability. Don’t make a big deal about anything. Relax.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Be patient with family members this morning because it’s easy to be at odds with someone or encounter friction. Patience is the antidote to anger. It’s a wonderful virtue and ironically, you can only cultivate patience when you are impatient. Isn’t life ironic?

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

You might be worried this morning, but it will pass quickly. (Especially if you drink a lot of water.) Later in the day, financial issues might concern you. Don’t make a big deal about anything. Take it easy because Mars in your sign can make you come on too strong. Whoa Nellie!

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Money squabbles might be a drag. But this is minor. Stay calm when dealing with parents, bosses, teachers and authority figures because this will make your life easier. (You gotta know which side your bread is buttered on. Ya think?)

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Travel and school might be daunting first thing this morning. (Groan.) Later in the day, tread carefully when talking to authority figures because they might not be cooperative. Don’t press your luck. Keep your head down and your powder dry.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

It’s a good thing that fair Venus is in your sign because this helps you to be charming and gracious with everyone, even if you don’t feel that way. Today has a few complications, which might create a few challenges, but it’s nothing major. Relax.

If Your Birthday Is Today

Role model/activist Michelle Obama (1964) shares your birthday. You are perceptive, intelligent and creative. You passionately embrace your goals. Regardless of how you feel, you project a positive attitude Finally, this year your hard work will start to pay off! Simplify your life and focus on how to build solid foundations. Work with purpose. Physical exercise will be important, which is why you should explore enjoyable physical activities.

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