Horoscope for Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020

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Moon Alert

After 6:15 a.m. Chicago time, there are no restrictions to shopping or important decisions. The moon is in Taurus.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

Today you will encounter some surprises vis-a-vis wealth, money, cash flow and your possessions. (Let’s hope this surprise pleases you.) You might also go overboard about something, perhaps because you are distracted or caught off guard? Go gently.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today the moon is in your sign dancing with a number of planets; however, one thing is certain — you might be surprised about something. It will make you feel independent and perhaps even rebellious. Nevertheless, it’s a good day to make plans about financial matters because you’re full of bright ideas!

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Something going on behind the scenes will make you a bit on edge. Quite likely, you are caught off guard or surprised about something different and unusual. Whatever happens might affect your sense of responsibility as well as expand your world.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

A friend might have surprising news. Likewise, relations with partners and those who are close to you are exciting and unexpected. Make no assumptions. Be careful you don’t go overboard because you are tempted to do this. Take things in your stride.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Surprising news related to parents, bosses, teachers will catch you off guard. Don’t overreact and don’t be needlessly rebellious. Once you grasp what is happening, you can go with the flow and be full of helpful, innovative ideas. (You always are.)

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Travel plans or something to do with publishing, the media, medicine and the law are the source of a surprise for you today. Last-minute changes are likely. Whatever happens might affect your kids as well as your social scene. Keep your feet on the ground.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Expect a few surprises related to the wealth and assets of your partner. Whatever happens might affect your home and family. Family discussions are taking place today in a spontaneous, unexpected way. Be patient with everyone. Fortunately, Venus will make your words sweet.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Relations with those who are closest to you are unusual today. Something will happen that is different and unexpected — even surprising. New places, new ideas, new faces and new experiences are likely. This is certainly not a boring day!

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Something to do with your work schedule is unpredictable today. You might hear surprising news or deal with someone or a situation you least expected to encounter. Keep an eye on your money and your cash flow and keep your receipts. Be smart because today is a bit of a crapshoot.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

You’re excitable today because unexpected events are happening all around you. Stay light on your feet so you can go with the flow. Unexpected social events or situations related to kids are likely. Keep things light because you want to have a good time today.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Issues related to your parents or something to do with home and family will hold a few surprises for you today. This will likely include hidden surprises because they are taking place behind the scenes (or in a few cases, they might be obvious). Stay flexible so that you can cope with the unexpected.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Your everyday routine is up for grabs today. You might see new places and meet new faces. Whatever you do will be a bit unusual, in part because someone you encounter might be unusual. People will definitely surprise you today (which might be fun).

If Your Birthday Is Today

Dr. Anthony Fauci (1940) shares your birthday. You have a respect for order and systems. Personally, you are very caring about those who are close to you. This year you will start to see the benefit of all your hard work. About time! Focus on building solid foundations now and for the future. Work with purpose. Physical exercise will be important, which is why you will enjoy physical activities and sports.

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