Horoscopes for Aug. 23,2016
Birthdays: Jeremy Lin, 28; Kobe Bryant, 38; Scott Caan, 40; Shelley Long, 67.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Your input will be valuable. Negotiate on your own behalf and refuse to let outside responsibilities stop you from making the best choices regarding your future.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Make the most of a good thing. You can accomplish what you set out to do if you are vocal and organized.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Work on your own to avoid interference. Problems with children and people from your past can be expected.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Jump in and get the party started. You have more going for you than you realize, so stop procrastinating and start doing.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Do your best to keep busy. Avoid emotional encounters with someone in a position of authority.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You’ll be right on target with regard to what needs to be done to reach your goals. A partnership will take an eventful turn that will make it easier to plan for your future.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Property investments or dealing with institutions should be your top priority. Be willing to look at all aspects of a difficult situation.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): The changes that you make professionally will please your peers and boost your confidence and reputation. Favors will be granted, but find out what’s expected in return before you proceed.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Ponder any offers you receive. Gather all the facts and learn all you can before you commit to anything. Someone you trust may not come through for you.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You’ll have the upper hand today. Set your sights on what you want to accomplish and don’t stop until you finish. A romantic celebration should be planned. Something you least expect will take you by surprise.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): The only way to reach a suitable agreement is to speak up and offer solutions. Partnerships take work, and with a little effort, you will find common ground.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Your ability to put others at ease will help you maneuver your way into a good position. Offer an incentive and you’ll get what you want.