I was lucky enough to be born under Ophiuchus,
the 13th sign of the zodiac. Due to precession
of the earths axis, most people aren't born under the constellation
that then claim in the newspaper. This has been known since about 130
bc. This precession bothered the ancients, so they definition the
observations as being incorrect. The first triumph of theory over
is a defense of the the different ways of thinking about the
constellations from a believer in astrology. It gets the science and
the history correct.
(While I was looking up links for this article, I came across a much
I would have written myself.