?On Aug. 27th of this year of 2003, at 5:51 am EDT Mars will make a very close pass of the Earth. In fact the closest in 73,000 years! …this means 191 times closer, 6 times bigger, & 85 times brighter than we usual visually see it in the sky? calculated by Jean Meeus a Belgium astronomer
?The last Leo-Aquarius opposition of these two planets prior to the current series occurred in 1836: the year Texas declared its independence from Mexico, and the year of the Texans’ last stand at the Alamo.?
?Rome sacked Carthage in the year of a Jupiter-Neptune opposition from Gemini to Sagittarius?
?this Jupiter-Neptune alignment portends ideological and religious misunderstanding, and a prideful refusal to compromise that ends up sacrificing people for principle.?
Sweet merciful crap! I?m no Linda Goodman, but all this looks like more than coincidence. Any astrologers out there that can illuminate this?
Why do my quotation marks look like question marks?