Updated: November 8, 2012 6:02AM
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Shawn Ashmore, 33; Toni Braxton, 46; Simon Cowell, 53; Joy Behar, 70.
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): Avoid confrontations with people you need to work alongside. Problems can be expected if you are overly sensitive regarding who does what. 2 stars
◆TAURUS (April 20-May 20): The more versatile you are, the easier it will be to fit into a vocation that is in demand. Use your skills and practical ability to get things done and someone will recognize what you have to offer. 4 stars
◆GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don’t overdo it physically. Stick to what you know and do not venture off the beaten trail. If you travel into unknown territory, you will be faced with situations that are riddled with problems. 3 stars
◆CANCER (June 21-July 22): You may get your feelings hurt if you are too sensitive to criticism. Don’t take the foolishness of someone else to heart. It’s your performance and how happy you are with what you do that count. 3 stars
◆LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You’ll thrive on change, trying new things and meeting new people. Getting involved in a hobby, activity or event that gets you thinking about future prospects is your best bet. 3 stars
◆VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Organize your time wisely and add discipline to whatever task you take on in order to ensure success. 4 stars
◆LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Get out with friends and explore interests. Turn something you enjoy doing into a moneymaking endeavor. Don’t let an emotional incident stand in the way of participating in something you’ve been looking forward to. 2 stars
◆SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Look for unusual sources of entertainment and you will meet someone offering alternatives to will help you apply what you do best to different end usersMixing business with pleasure pays off. 5 stars
◆SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Being evasive or running away from conflict will only add fuel to the fire. Honesty will be your best bet and help you resolve pending problems so you can get on with your life. Focus on personal happiness. 3 stars
◆CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Put greater effort into your goals and you will achieve success. Greater discipline coupled with experience will enable you to make the right choice when it comes to love, relationships and commitment. Share your personal feelings and seal a deal. 3 stars
◆AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don’t be misled by false information being used to tempt you to make a commitment. Stick close to home, and do the things that will add to your comfort and productivity. Change old ways to make room for new beginnings. 3 stars
◆PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Do a little redecorating or make a residential move that promises to improve your lifestyle. You can make money in an unusual way if you get involved in a domestic product or service. Concentrate on a moneymaking venture, love and romance. 5 stars
IF OCTOBER 7 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Time and patience will be required. You must adapt to the changes necessary to reach your goals. Travel will pay off. The knowledge you gain through experience will prepare you for any challenge you must face in order to reach your destination. Sincerity coupled with self-preservation will lead to victory. Your numbers are 3, 6, 14, 22, 27, 32, 41.