Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Astrology or Absurdity?

Upon reading staff writer Jacob Fulton's Chronicle story on horoscopes, I decided to give my thoughts.

The whole concept of horoscopes has always seemed hokey to me. The idea of a birthday determining a person's personality or fate seems irrational. I don't think being a Capricorn is the reason why I am 'practical' or 'determined'. I am who I am.

Here are my biggest issues with astrology.

1. There are so many astrology sites, it's impossible to know which one is correct.

There are thousands of different predictions for what my day is going to be like. Here are three predictions of my day today, all different. How would I know which site to trust?