South Viet Nam: Coping with Capricorn

In business, count the costs before you act. The moon now in Capricorn suggests keeping practical values in mind. Tomorrow is rather too energetic for comfort, but that may be because everybody is on the move.

—A late August horoscope

Syndicated horoscopes, many of them from abroad, are popular features in many South Vietnamese newspapers, but last week the government banned them, presumably on the theory that some star-minded dissident might be moved to try a coup on an astrologically auspicious day. In South Viet Nam everybody was indeed on the move, but...

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