Confirm The Facts, Ma’am
Mercury retrograde 4 times in earth signs: January 5-25, April 28-May 22, August 30-September 22, and December 19-January 7, 2017
Alas there is no way around the maligned Mercury retrograde—it’s just an unavoidable annual event. In 2016, this signal scrambler happens four times: January 5-25, April 28-May 22, August 30-September 22, and December 19-January 7, 2017. When the speedy messenger planet busts a U-turn, it’s like that childhood game of telephone where everything gets lost in translation. In 2016, Mercury’s retrogrades will all take place in grounded, logical earth signs: Capricorn, Taurus, Virgo, then Capricorn again. Getting our facts straight will be essential, especially when it comes to money, work, and health. You might consider these blackout dates for making big purchases, scheduling medical procedures or booking any big client meetings and performance reviews. But if you must do the aforementioned under Mercury’s regime, come in armed with empirical data and prepared to advocate for yourself. Triple check everything!