Tuesday, August 9, 2022 – Manipulation could seem like the easiest path to getting what we want today, but watch out! It could cause a real mess. When Venus, the planet of money and intense desires, opposes underhanded Pluto at 1:18 am EDT, we’re likely to pursue our passions regardless of the costs. However, when analytical Mercury lands in the blind spot of overconfident Jupiter, our schemes might miss crucial details. Fortunately, the practical Capricorn Moon also harmonizes with innovative Uranus, so direct communication can go better than expected.