This is the first in a series of profiles on the Democratic presidential candidates. Disclaimer: While I attempt to be as fair as possible, I do have opinions and they often leak through in this column. Please take this into consideration when reading this article.
Joe Biden would like to be president. His first attempt to run back in 1988 was sabotaged by accusations of plagiarism, and his second attempt in 2008 resulted in the election of Barack Obama with Biden achieving the position of Vice President. Joe (to me he is just Joe, rather than Mr. Biden) was born with four planets in Scorpio which qualifies him as much as any other candidate, since more US presidents have had the Sun in Scorpio than any other astrological sign except for Aquarius, with which it is tied. Scorpio is the sign that is concerned – ok, obsessed – with power and the wielding of it.
We have a birth time for Joe: 8:30 am, as sourced by astro.com and indicated “from memory” which is not very reliable. However, that birth time gives us an ascendant or rising sign of Sagittarius which does make sense and reflects Joe’s down home folksiness which is not at all what you would expect from someone with four planets in Scorpio. He may be easygoing, but make no mistake – he is a fighter, and he wants to win. With his Moon in stable Taurus, he is stubborn and does not like to back down so he will not give up easily. His Moon is challenged in a square to Pluto, creating even more intensity and the deprivation of his early […]