Jackie Gleason: His star shone brightly. His weekly television programs were hits. He talked about golf, other personalities and he made people laugh as a result of his "Honeymooners" series. He did not, however, discuss his favorite subject -- astrology. Jackie Gleason, born under Pisces, owned a large library on the subject of astrology. In his Florida home, he built a planetarium and kept on the lookout for UFOs.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Define terms; demand complete explanations, not evasions. Capricorn, Cancer persons will play instrumental roles. Your mission is to obtain truth.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Study Aries message for added wisdom. You are ready to move on, maintain universal view. Avoid those who take you for granted. Libra is in picture.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Display independence of thought, action. Highlight originality; be ready for a different kind of love. Imprint style. Exert influence. Leo plays dynamic role.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Your kind of day. Focus on family, protection of loved ones. Take notes for future cookbook. Tell your story in your own way. Capricorn plays outstanding role.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Diversify, make inquiries, keep resolutions concerning exercise, diet, nutrition. Make personal appearances, realize your own attractiveness. Sagittarian plays role.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Obstacles involved -- you created them. Look beyond the immediate; check travel plans. Learn different language and how people in other cultures survive. Taurus involved.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Be ready for changes, flirtation. You get everything desired but also ask for what you need. Relationship exciting but could get too hot.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Family member confides, "I never say I love you enough, and I'm saying it now!" Focus on diplomacy, maturity, willingness to beautify surroundings.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): People begin to realize you are sensitive, creative, special. Attention revolves around real estate, home, marital status. Pisces plays memorable role.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Day for you to achieve the impossible. You gain amazing cooperation from Cancer, another Capricorn. Spotlight on big financial deal. Join in on the fun.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Those who want you to take narrow view should be ignored. You could gain international recognition. Help those who want to be helped -- leave where you are taken for granted.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Begin project; make fresh start in new direction. Protect self in emotional clinches. Check accounting procedures. Computer could fail.

IF DECEMBER 3 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: You have marvelous sense of humor, insatiable curiosity. You are attracted to unusual subjects, including graphology and astrology. Gemini, Sagittarius persons play major roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names -- C, L, U. This has been a year of introspection, much planning and little direct action. A fresh, new opportunity presents itself in December.

(c) 1999, The Los Angeles Times Syndicate


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