astrology in the internet age
in the era of full-disclosure, even the astrology sites admit that it's all bogus.
Like tarot or astrology
in that it's a tool for introspection, only without the occult trappings. Kinda fun to play with, though. Or maybe not. (Warning: annoying The Weakest Link
on how to give birth to the reincarnation of Dr Hans Fink of Portland Oregon. Or Mother Teresa. Or Lady Diana. Or anybody else you feel like. Isn't modern technology something?
"Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, you like to be impressive and seen as Somebody Special."
It's George W. Bush's natal horoscope, interpreted by some anonymous folks at Astrozine/iVillage. The many screenfuls include this statement: "An innate
clairvoyant tendency could also be developed quite easily by
you." Via the frequently wonderful Guardian Weblog.
is a relatively high-profile site that usually promotes science
. That is until today when they started listing horoscopes
. I guess after securing $50 million in second round funding
, they will do anything for hits.