Mr Bernstein of Citizen Kane & Everett Sloane


Everett Sloane was in many movies in his career but he is best known as Mr. Bernstein in Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane.  He was the eldest of three children born to Nathaniel Isadore Sloane, an insurance broker and cotton merchant, and  Rose Gerstein, from Boston on October 1, 1909.    We have rectified his ascendant…

Read More

Dwarf Humor: Marshall Pickney Wilder


Marshall Pickney Wilder was born in upstate New York, the Finger Lakes Region in the town of Geneva on September 19, 1859 at 10 in the morning. That gives him an Ascendant of 16 Scorpio that he shares with other small statured men like Cardinal Mazarin of France and Wolfgang Goethe. That comes into play…

Read More

Actor – DeeJay Jay Thomas


I knew of Jay from his radio days in NYC. He was a popular DJ and then next we knew he was on Mork and Mindy as Remo DaVinci. I don’t know how that happened, but he was enjoyable. Jay Thomas, an actor and radio personality whose work on the television series “Murphy Brown” won…

Read More

#227 Blithe Spirit: Noel Coward


Playwright Noel Coward is also a See-Saw, and his chart looks more what we are accustomed to seeing:  three opposing planets in the Eighth House against five in the Second.  His chart also is rather reminiscent of Miss McBride’s:  both have Cancer at the Midheaven (hers at 22, his at 30) and both have Libra rising (hers at 19…

Read More

#615 The First Lady of Radio: Mary Margaret McBride


Mary Margaret McBride was born to a Missouri farmers daughter in 1899. Her earliest education was “disorganized” because the family often relocated, but she entered a preparatory academy at the age of six and at 16 entered the University of Missouri. She earned her journalism degree by the age of 19. Having reasonable success as…

Read More

Laura Anne Ingraham is on the Air


Melania Trump, the FLOTUS — First Lady of the United States –, does not like Sean Spicer, so the buzz is that Laura Ingraham will replace him.  Dunno, but her birthday was yesterday and so like so many of the Trump’s closest advisors, a Gemini.  Also like Trump, she attended an Ivy League school, this…

Read More