There are many reasons for the success of “Downton Abbey”: the quality of the script, the acting, the end of an era appeal, the “glamour” of the inaccessible, etc.. But if the characters and plot express well the characteristics of the planets and signs of the zodiac, a broad audience finds commonalities and the popularity […] Read more – ‘The Zodiac in Downton Abbey’.
Part 1 – Pluto in Capricorn When I hear politicians and bankers address the current economic crisis, whether European or American, I deeply regret the disappearance of court astrologers. Queen Elizabeth I of England had astrologer John Dee as a counselor and had one of the most successful reigns in history. President Obama expressed publicly […] Read more – ‘The astrology of the crisis’.
February 2012 – Published by the International Journal of the Astrological Association of Great Britain 2012 Watching the 2012 Australian Open was fun, exciting and dramatic. The semifinals featured the top ranked players in the world: Novak Djokovic (1) beat Andy Murray (4) in a grueling 5 game semifinal, Rafael Nadal (2) had to play […] Read more – ‘What makes a great tennis champion? – PART 1 – THE MEN’.
When I heard the news of Steve Jobs’s death, though I was aware that he had pancreatic cancer, I had a reaction of incredibility. This genius who changed the way we communicate and listen to music is gone… and what now? I felt abandoned. It must not have been just me, because I cannot remember […] Read more – ‘In memoriam Steve Jobs: February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011’.