Did your zodiac sign change?

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Zodiac change

  1. Keep your old sign?

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  2. Change to new one?

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  3. Don't care?

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    70.8%
  1. Sup2Dresq

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    Will you keep your old one?


    Change of zodiac signs.

    Zodiac Signs Are Changing As We Know Them
    Astrologers say the entire alignment has shifted
    Many people are now asking themselves, “Hey, baby. What’s my sign?” According to astronomers, there is reason to add a new zodiac sign to the mix, which shifts the entire alignment.
    Posted: 10:24 AM Jan 14, 2011
    Reporter: Jodi Baker
    Email Address: sixonline@wowt.com

    http://www.wowt.com/news/headlines/Z...4.html?ref=394

    Another link

    http://newsfeed.time.com/2011/01/13/...-zodiac-signs/

    Capricorn: Jan. 20-Feb. 16.
    Aquarius: Feb. 16-March 11.
    Pisces: March 11-April 18.
    Aries: April 18-May 13.
    Taurus: May 13-June 21.
    Gemini: June 21-July 20.
    Cancer: July 20-Aug. 10.
    Leo: Aug. 10-Sept. 16.
    Virgo: Sept. 16-Oct. 30.
    Libra: Oct. 30-Nov. 23.
    Scorpio: Nov. 23-29.
    Ophiuchus: Nov. 29-Dec. 17.  (Yep, this one is new — read all about the Ophiuchus way of life here)
    Sagittarius: Dec. 17-Jan. 20.

    What are u now?
     
  2. jmverdugo

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    In theory mine changed, but I really do not care too much about signs. I am keeping my usual sign though, i feel more like a Piscis than an Aquarius. Kind of funny though, still a water sign.
     
  3. Fee

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    I'm stunned to see so many people that are taking this stuff seriously. I honestly thought the astrology silliness was just for the uneducated masses. I am especially surprised to see so-called good Christians giving this any attention. When I was growing up my mother taught me in no uncertain terms that astrology had no place in the lives of the faithful believers in God.
     
  4. jamesblakefan#1

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    FWIW only people born after 2009 were effected, but in theory I missed mine changing by only one day (Dec 18 ).
     
  5. hollywood9826

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    Was Aries now Pisces. Ill take the Ram over the fish. The only one I would have accepted as a new one is capricorn.

    It has nothing to do with the stars. And more to do with.

    "Billy Ray Valentine, Capricorn"

    [​IMG]
     
  6. vive le beau jeu !

    vive le beau jeu ! G.O.A.T.

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  7. Polaris

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    Don't care either way. Astrology is bunk.
     
  8. hollywood9826

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    Says the guy with the screen name of the north star.
     
  9. r2473

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    Yes. This frickin sucks.

    This is the dawning of the age of Capricorn

    Just doesn't have the same ring to it.
     
  10. Sup2Dresq

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    Lol. Define serious? This is the TW forum?

    All in good fun.
     
  11. Rippy

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    Are they actually changing or have a few astrologers just said "maybe they should be changed"?

    Obviously astrology a load of rubbish, but it is quite common for people to know their star sign, so I would be surprised if they changed them.
     
  12. Topaz

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    Fee...is Saturnalia approved by the good Christians?

    -Topaz, once a Capricorn, now a Saggitarius
     
  13. Fee

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    Word.

    Astronomy and astrology are not the same thing.

    I was referring to people around me in general, not this forum

    I wouldn't know, I'm not a good Christian. I am an agnostic or something. From what I gather, Christians only approve of pagan holidays once they co-opt and rename them. :)
     
  14. Fedace

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    Mine changed to Capricorn. i was aquarius and i liked that better. I wonder how this will affect everyone's lives ?
     
  15. vive le beau jeu !

    vive le beau jeu ! G.O.A.T.

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    according to astrology.com, it will have a significant boosting effect on your success with girls...
    (if needed)
     
  16. Jaewonnie

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    Well, I guess I'm not a killer virus anymore. Nor a crab.
     
  17. Dave M

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    Careful you'll have people thinking with comments like that!
     
  18. babbette

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    Yes I was Leo but now i'm the C word.
    Some are saying that signs might not have changed though.

    I never believed in this stars signs thing anyway. LEO FOREVER THO!! [​IMG]
     
  19. Polaris

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    Good one! :)
     
  20. Sentinel

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    what is all this ? Why would zodiac signs change ?

    p.s. i don;'t believe in this stuff, but just asking.
     
  21. Polaris

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    Senti, astronomers determined that, owing to the precession of the earth's axis over the past few millennia since the zodiac signs were set, it so happens that the sun - as viewed from the earth - spends a time duration in the constellations that is different from that stipulated by the zodiac. Additionally, the ecliptic (sun's apparent path through the sky) passes through a constellation called Ophiuchus, which is not represented in the conventional zodiac.

    Hence, the proposal is to shift the signs to make space for Ophiuchus. That, at least, is the scientific explanation.
     
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  22. RealityPolice

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    If they want to be accurate, they'd also have to add the constellation Cetus (the Sun and planets occasionally travel in its confines as they wander near the Ecliptic); I believe there are several others as well.
     
  23. Manus Domini

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    I follow Western Astrology, which is not affected by this, not Sidereal, which is. This is a new constellation, not a new Zodiac sign. Thus I am still a Scorpio :_
     
  24. Andres

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    According to that article, mine didn't change by a couple of days.

    Not that I believe in this stuff, but still.
     
  25. FloridaAG

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    I was, am and will always be a Taurus. My b-day falls in the range that was not affected even if the changes happen
     
  26. RealityPolice

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    Not sure what you mean by "new" constellation; Ophiuchus has been recognized as a constellation since (at least) ancient Greece.
     
  27. MuscleWeave

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    I'm wondering about the earth teetering on its axis. That's what they're saying is causing this. And no, I don't know who "they" are.

    Like Fedace, I was just booted out of the Aquarian Cloud, down to Capricornian Land. And I don't think I like it much either. I liked managing the water flow.

    MW
     
  28. Tchocky

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    I thought I was a Scorpio all my life, now I find out that I'm a Libra. This is like finding out I was adopted. When are the newspapers going to reflect this change?
     

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