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Horoscope for the week of February 10, 1999

  • Aries

    Aries | March 21 to April 19

    Nobody will believe your outrageous tale of saving 25 cents on a bar of deodorant soap.
  • Taurus

    Taurus | April 20 to May 20

    The planet Mercury in your sign means you'll travel soon, but the element mercury in your bloodstream indicates that it will be a trip to the hospital.
  • Gemini

    Gemini | May 21 to June 20

    You begin to suspect that everyone hates you when everyone tells you so.
  • Cancer

    Cancer | June 21 to July 22

    You will be cited as living proof that the word "love" can mean different things to different people.
  • Leo

    Leo | July 23 to Aug. 22

    Your knack for survival in the cutthroat world of French politics prompts comparisons to Tallyrand (1754-1838), the famed statesman and diplomat.
  • Virgo

    Virgo | Aug. 23 to Sept. 22

    Your death proves that you were only half right about the afterlife: Though it’s true that Heaven does not want you, Hell is not afraid you’ll take over.
  • Libra

    Libra | Sept. 23 to Oct. 22

    You will find love, wealth and happiness in a strange alternate universe where total losers find love, wealth and happiness.
  • Scorpio

    Scorpio | Oct. 23 to Nov. 21

    You will stumble upon a little-known tax loophole which allows ritually mutilated Scorpios to claim an extra 7% deduction. Consider it carefully, as $350 is a lot of money.
  • Sagittarius

    Sagittarius | Nov. 22 to Dec. 21

    You will be featured in several medical textbooks after meeting a highly motivated, self-starting body piercer.
  • Capricorn

    Capricorn | Dec. 22 to Jan. 19

    We are sorry to report that you have been dropped from the new, more family-oriented Capricorn.
  • Aquarius

    Aquarius | Jan. 20 to Feb. 18

    You will finally find a job that enables you to call people at home and bother them about their long-distance carriers.
  • Pisces

    Pisces | Feb. 19 to March 20

    Your ego will be irrevocably destroyed by an unwelcome comparison to Sandra Bullock.

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