Listen Show #97
Aired September 12, 2005
Rick and Jeff talk
about the upcoming week, along with the Full Moon. The chart of Michael Brown, the ex-director of FEMA is
discussed, along with his current transits. And there are callers and celebrity's birthdays.
Listen to Show #96
Aired August 29, 2005
The New Moon in Virgo
Show features a discussion about Hurricane Katrina and the repetition of the "tsunami aspect" of Jupiter
trine Neptune that was also present in the days before the watery devastation last December. Cindy Sheehan's
chart is discussed. And all the regular stuff, too.
Listen to Show #95
Aired August 15, 2005
This is the official
Mercury Stationary Direct Show where Rick and Jeff talk about Mercury, the repeating opposition to Neptune,
the upcoming Full Moon in Aquarius, the larger wave of the Jupiter-Neptune trine and the Jupiter-Saturn
quintile. And naturally, callers, news items, and birthdays.
Listen to Show #94
Aired August 8, 2005
This show begins with
the Moon void-of-course at 29 degrees Virgo, so in the spirit of astrological experimentation, Jeff and Rick
"restart" the show at 7:07 pm in order to catch the Moon's ingress into Libra. It makes sense for a show with
the Sun opposing nebulous Neptune. The chart of newscaster Peter Jennings is discussed. Plus all the regular
Listen to Show #93
Aired August 1, 2005
The "New Moon in Leo
Show" includes a discussion of Mercury retrograde, a series of oppositions to Neptune and, of course, the New
Moon, itself. The chart of UN Ambassador, John Bolton is analyzed. Plus callers, birthdays and lot of
astrological goodies along the way.
Listen to Show #92
Aired July 25, 2005
This official "Mercury
Retrograde Show" began with 15 seconds of dead air due to a technical glitch (corrected on this archived
version). Rick & Jeff discuss Mars' entrance into Taurus for an extended 6-month stay due to the upcoming
retrograde. Also, an analysis of this week's Mars-Saturn square and the Venus-Uranus opposition. Plus the
chart of cyclist Lance Armstrong, callers, and birthdays.
Listen to Show #91
Aired July 18, 2005
Tonight's show begins
with an analysis of the coming weeka whopping 8.999 on the StarTalkers' Planetary Intensity Rating Scale (PIRS).
Major aspects of the week include a Full Moon, Sun entering Leo, Sun-Saturn conjunction, Saturn-Chiron
opposition, Venus entering Virgo and Mercury turning retrograde. And more. And callers. And birthdays. And
the chart of Karl Rove.
Listen to Show #90
Aired July 11, 2005
This is the last show
with Saturn in Cancer. Rick and Jeff discuss the ingress of the ringed planet into dramatic and showy Leo,
along with a fire grand trine pattern that defines the week ahead. Also, a discussion of the astrology of the
London bombings, a couple of callers (including a previous caller with her brand new baby), and birthdays.
Listen to Show #89
Aired June 27, 2005
The StarTalkers discuss
tonight's ingress of Venus and Mercury into Leo, their recent conjunction with Saturn and what that means in
light of Saturn's last days in Cancer. Also, Rick and Jeff talk about the powerful square this week between
the giantsthe Sun and Jupiter and the upcoming New Moon in Cancer. And, of course, there's callers, celeb
birthdays and Tom Cruise makes a newsmaker out of L. Ron Hubbard.
Listen to Show #88
Aired June 20, 2005
It's either the last
day of spring or the first week of summer. A Summer Solstice Full Moon begins the season with a high level of
intensity. This week, however, culminates with Mars opposing Jupiter while Mercury and Venus conjunct Saturn.
This week's astro-newsmakers are Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes. And we have two Aquarian callers from Florida.
Listen to Show #87
Aired June 13, 2005
The StarTalkers are
buzzed tonight, bouncing around with the Moon opposition to Uranus, yet holding the intensity of this
evening's Sun opposition to Pluto. Discussions include the upcoming transits for the week, charts of
newsmakers Russell Crowe and Michael Jackson, and all the regular features.
Listen to Show #86
Aired June 6, 2005
This New Moon in Gemini
show is totally buzzed. Rick and Jeff talk about the double-sided nature of Gemini and untangle the planetary
themes within themes within themes. The astro-newsmaker this week is Mark Felt, the Watergate secret
informant formerly known as "Deep Throat."
Listen to Show #85
Aired May 30, 2005
This week's show is
dominated by a discussion of the too-numerous to mention planetary transits over the week ahead. Many of
these transits emphasize a multi-planet T-square in mutable signs. Jeff talks about the French rejection of
the European Union as it related to the chart of President Jacques Chirac. And there's your calls. And Gemini
Listen to Show #84
Aired May 23, 2005
This Sagittarian Full
Moon evening is filled with fun and wisdom as the StarTalkers discuss the shift into Gemini and the Mercurial
week ahead. Rick and Jeff look as the chart of First Lady Laura Bush and her current public relations trip to
the Mid-east. Plus celebrity birthdays and callers.
Listen to Show #83
Aired May 16, 2005
Welcome to Jeff's
Birthday Show featuring a continuation of last week's Mars-Uranus conjunction discussion, an in-depth
analysis of the week ahead and a look at the chart of Star Wars creator, George Lucas.
Listen to Show #82
Aired May 9, 2005
This is the Mars-Uranus
conjunction show and a wild and crazy show it is! The StarTalkers discuss the rock and roll week ahead,
complete with inner planets changing signs, the expansive aspects to Jupiter, the restraining aspects of
Saturn and, or course the electric Mars-Uranus conjunction on Sunday. The chart of Tony Blair is discussed.
Plus callers and birthdays.
Listen to Show #81
Aired May 2, 2005
Rick is out of town. Jeff discusses the
upcoming transits, including this week's New Moon in Taurus. Two callers, each with the Moon in Cancer, have
transiting Saturn issues that express quite differently.
Listen to Show #80
Aired April 25, 2005
In this post-eclipse
show, Jupiter is the star of tonight's show, as he is activated all week by Mars, Mercury and the Sun. Rick
and Jeff answer a caller's questions about astrology and Christianity and talk about the chart of John Bolton.
Listen to Show #79
Aired April 18, 2005
This show celebrates the shift
from Aries into Taurus on Tuesday, along with the Full Moon eclipse in Scorpio on Sunday.
Listen to Show #78
Aired April 11, 2005
The StarTalkers take a ride tonight on a Mercury
station, as it gets ready to turn direct. Additionally, with the Moon in Gemini, Rick and Jeff are in
true form as they banter about the astrological week ahead.
Listen to Show #77
Aired April 4, 2005
he StarTalkers discuss the upcoming Solar Eclipse, the chart of Pope John Paul II and the
transits surrounding his recent death. Plus all the regular stuff.
Listen to Show #76 Aired March 21, 2005
Jeff is in the studio
alone for this Saturn stationary direct show. Jeff is joined by Rick via telephone from Southern California,
and together they discuss the week ahead, including Venus entering Aries. They also analyze the political
battle that has formed over the life and death of Terry Schiavo by looking at Terry's chart.
Listen to Show #75 Aired March 14, 2005
The Spring Equinox Show
features an in-depth discussion about the meaning of the astrological New Year. The Sun may be moving into
Aries, but Mercury begins its retrograde phase this week, thereby muddying the cosmic waters. The newsmaker of
the week is the House majority leader, Tom DeLay, who is is being overwhelmed by scandals.
Listen to Show #74 Aired March 7, 2005
It may be the New Moon
in Pisces Show, but the astrological discussion begins with today's Mars-Saturn opposition. Additionally, Rick
and Jeff talk about the impact of the Sun-Saturn trine and the Mars-Uranus semisquare during Thursday's New
Moon. Martha Stewart is the celebrity newsmaker this week.
Listen to Show #73 Aired February 28, 2005
square is the main event of the upcoming week, but it's followed by an exciting Venus-Uranus conjunction on
Friday. Additionally, Mercury enters Aries on Friday. All this and more is discussed in the first part of this
week's StarTalkers. And in addition to callers' charts and celebrity birthdays, we take a look at the chart of
Academy Award winner, Clint Eastwood.
Listen to Show #72 Aired February 21, 2005
This week's Full Moon in
Virgo is also aligned with Uranus, adding an electric jolt to the weekand to tonight's show. Rick and Jeff
talk about this powerful lunation, Chiron entering Aquarius and Venus entering Pisces. Additionally, the
brightest cosmic flash in history was announced this week, and it corresponded with the Indonesian tsunami.
Also, Hunter S. Thompson's suicide is discussed.
Listen to Show #71 Aired February 14, 2005
Rick and Jeff are in
rare form for the Venus-Neptune Valentine's Day show. They discuss the upcoming week of transits, an 8.5
on the StarTalkers Rating System. The StarTalkers look at the astrological story behind the upcoming royal
marriage and the interesting transits now affecting Howard Dean, who was just appointed to lead the Democratic
Party. Callers and celebrity birthdays round out the show.
Listen to Show #70 Aired February 7, 2005
Jeff Jawer and Rick
Levine discuss the Mercury-Neptune conjunction on this unusual New Moon in Aquarius. A special look is also
given to the Venus-Neptune conjunction on Valentine's Day. Plus, of course, callers, celeb birthdays and the
other transits for the coming week.
Listen to Show #69 Aired January 31, 2005
A void-of-course Libra
Moon sets the tone for this evening's show. Rick and Jeff talk about the cosmic events for this week,
including the Venus-Chiron conjunction, Jupiter's station, Venus entering Aquarius, the Sun-Neptune
conjunction and Mars' entrance into Capricorn. The astrology of the Iraqi elections is discussed. And,
naturally, there are callers and celebrity birthdays.
Listen to Show #68 Aired January 24, 2005
This is the Full Moon in
Leo show, and Rick and Jeff are in rare form as they unfold a week with a Mars-Pluto conjunction, a
Venus-Saturn opposition and a StarTalkers weekly rating of 8.25! Johnny Carson's chart is discussed. And, of
course, callers. And birthdays.
Listen to Show #67 Aired January 17, 2005
It's a Jupiter week
ahead with Mercury, Venus and Mars all making aspects to the gassy giant. Rick and Jeff discuss the potentials
and pitfalls of these aspects, along with the Sun's entry into airy Aquarius. Callers spice up the show,
including a listener calling from New Zealand!
Listen to Show #66 Aired January 10, 2005
Jeff returns from his
extended European holiday and joins Rick in a discussion of the Capricorn New Moon, along with this week's
Sun-Saturn opposition. A caller from Lisbon, Portugal experiences a taste of his Uranus transit while on on
the show. Also, the StarTalkers look at the break-up of Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt, plus a more serious
review of the recent tsunami.
Listen to Show #65 Aired January 3, 2005
Another solo show Rick
with Rick. Jeff returns next week. Tonight, guest astrologer Sandra Leigh Serio joins Rick in a discussion
about the astrology of the Great Tsunami of 2004, along with a look at the week ahead. Later in the show,
astrologer Bob Mulligan talks about the Organization for Professional Astrology and the upcoming Astrologer's
Retreat on June 30th in Santa Fe, NM. And, as usual, there's callers and birthday charts.
Listen to Show #64 Aired December 20, 2004
Rick is solo in the
studio, as Jeff is out of the country for the holidays. The theme of the show is the Winter Solstice on
Tuesday, December 21st. Callers, celebrity birthdays and more.
Listen to Show #63 Aired December 13, 2004
StarTalkers Show features a post-New Moon wrap-up, deep philosophical discussions and a bon voyage to Jeff as
he prepares for a 3-week journey with his family to France for the holidays. Also, there's the regular
smattering of astrological forecasting, callers with charts, current events and celebrity birthdays.
Listen to Show #62 Aired November 29, 2004
The theme for this
week's show is the slow-moving Jupiter-Neptune trine along with the fast-moving Venus-Mars conjunction. Jeff
and Rick discuss the astrological timing of Julia Roberts' pregnancy and birth of her twins. And, of course,
callers and celebrity birthdays.
Listen to Show #61 Aired November 22, 2004
The upcoming Full Moon
in Gemini square Uranus is the theme for this week's show, along with the Venus transits throughout the week.
Current events include the near death of George Bush the Elder, fights on and off the athletic field, and the
appointment of Condi Rice as Secretary of State.
Listen to Show #60 Aired November 8, 2004
In this Post-Election
Show, Jeff and Rick take an astrological look at the recent Presidential Election, the certainties of the
Election Day Mercury-Saturn trine and the hidden mysteries of the Sun-Neptune square. The upcoming New Moon in
Scorpio is discussed, along with the charts of three callers.
Listen to Show #59 Aired November 1, 2004
This week's StarTalkers
is Special Election Edition #2, with Jeff and Rick taking a more in depth look at the candidates'
charts, their transits, and the planetary positions on Election Day 2004. Additionally, the dynamic week ahead
is analyzed, starting with Mercury in Scorpio trining Saturn on Election Day and ending with Mercury in
Sagittarius squaring Uranus, along with Mars squaring Saturn.
Listen to Show #58 Aired October 25, 2004
With electric Uranus
trining the Sun, tonight's show is the Special Election Edition of the StarTalkers. Jeff and Rick discuss the
upcoming American election, the transits for both candidates and the planetary transits for Election Day. The
lunar eclipse is analyzed, along with Venus' entrance into Libra. And, of course, there's all the regular
Listen to Show #57 Aired October 18, 2004
This edition of the
StarTalkers is dedicated to Scorpion Weird Al Yankovic. Listen to find out why. Jeff and Rick discuss the
transition from Libra into Scorpio, the planetary transits of the week ahead and the charts of callers.
Listen to Show #56 Aired October 11, 2004
It's the New Moon
Eclipse Show! Rick and Jeff argue about the StarTalkers' Planetary Rating Scale for the week ahead, discuss
the upcoming eclipse, the first Kepler College graduation and the death of Christopher Reeve. Plus the regular
features like celeb birthdays and doing callers' charts.
Listen to Show #55 Aired October 4, 2004
Special guest, Carob
Tebbs, President of Kepler College joins Jeff and Rick to talk about the first Kepler College Graduation.
Students will be awarded B.A. degrees in Astrological Studies next week in Seattle in a ground-breaking event
for the astrology community. Additionally, the StarTalk of the week includes a discussion of the upcoming New
Moon eclipse, the current Venus-Uranus opposition and the long-term Jupiter quincunx Uranus.
Listen to Show #54 Aired September 27, 2004
Jeff Jawer in the studio
is joined by Rick Levine remote from Martha's Vineyard, MA. Joining Rick on the show tonight, from the
Organization for Professional Astrology retreat, are 5 great astrologers from around the world. Tonight's
special show welcomes Arlan Wise, president of OPA; Roy Gillette, president of the AAGB (Astrology Association
of Great Britain), Ani Betatti, teacher at the 11th House Astrology School in Buenos Aires, Argentina; Chris
McRae, vice president of ISAR (International Society for Astrological Research; and Sandra Leigh Serio,
producer of MAC (the Midwest Astrology Conference). And, of course all the regular goodies, too.
Listen to Show #53 Aired September 20, 2004
A powerful cosmic shift
this week includes the Autumnal Equinox, along with Jupiter's entry -- along with Mars and the Sun -- into
Libra. This positive shift into a more expansive phase, however, also has corresponding dangers associated
with it. Rick and Jeff discuss this change both from a personal and a global perspective. And don't forget the
callers and celebrity birthdays, along with a look at the news.
Listen to Show #52 Aired September 13, 2004
The focus of this show
is the powerful New Moon in Virgo aligned with Mars. Jeff and Rick explore the energy of this New Moon along
with the shift of planets from Virgo into Libra. The recent passing of fellow Astrologer Haloli Richter is acknowledged.
Callers charts are discussed, including two who are having Uranus transits to their Sagittarius Moons. And, of
course, Virgo birthdays are celebrated.
Listen to Show #51 Aired September 6, 2004
Our Labor Day show
features a discussion of the various factors that give the week ahead another 8+ on the StarTalkers Planetary
Rating Scale. Discussions of Bill Clinton's health, the tragedy in Russia and the hurricane in Florida. And a
special astrological remembrance of the September 11 attack in New York City. Plus callers and celebrity
to Show #50 Aired August 30, 2004
A lively show, beginning
with stories about yesterday's Full Moon conjunct Uranus. Discussions of the week ahead, rated a full 8.0 on
Jeff and Rick's Planetary Rating Scale. A quick look at G.W. Bush's chart on the week of the Republican
Convention. And celeb birthdays and callers.
to Show #49 Aired August 23, 2004
With the Moon in
Sagittarius, this show unfolds the statistically improbable tale of two Sagittarians, each with both parents
also Sagittarians. Jeff and Rick talk about the upcoming Sun opposition Uranus, charts of people in the news,
celebrity birthdays and callers with birth charts.
Show #48 Aired August 16, 2004
The StarTalkers look at
the upcoming alignment of retrograde Mercury and Mars, along with their mutual opposition to Uranus. The chart
of recently deceased Julia Childs is considered. Jeff and Rick look at the charts of three callers. And
there's a host of Leo celebrity birthdays.
to Show #47 Aired August 9, 2004
Jeff Jawer and Rick
Levine discuss the important planetary alignments of the week, including the Mercury retrograde cycle, Mars
entering Virgo, the Sun trining Pluto, Venus trining Uranus, Saturn opposing Chiron and the upcoming New Moon
in Leo. Additionally, a listener's email question about Chiron returns is answered. And, there are callers
from the USA and Canada. And celebrity birthdays.
to Show #46 Aired July 26, 2004
The StarTalkers are
joined this week by special guest, Galactic Astrologer, Philip Sedgwick, from Scottsdale, Arizona. Philip
tells us about the significance of the "Galactic Center" and about the triple pass of Venus in opposition to
it. There is discussion of the upcoming Full Moon in Aquarius. And of course, all the regular goodies.
to Show #45 Aired July 19, 2004
Jeff and Rick discuss
the final opposition between Venus and Pluto this week, along with a complex of planetary energies that
involves Mars in the mix. Newsmaker's charts include Leo Martha Stewart and Scorpio Whoopi Goldberg. Callers
and celebrity birthdays round out the show.
to Show #44 Aired July 12, 2004
The upcoming New Moon in
Cancer is one of the main topics of this show, along with the Mars-Venus-Neptune "3-planet Combo." Newsmakers
include Vice-presidential candidate John Edwards and Enron's Ken Lay. Coincidentally, tonight's callers
include TWO different people, calling from opposites sides of the USA, both from Worcester, MA and both the
Moon at exactly the same degree!
to Show #43 Aired July 5, 2004
Jeff and Rick unfold the
planetary energies of the week ahead, including an alignment of the Sun with Saturn in the sign of Cancer.
There are callers. And celebrity birthdays. And with the recent passing of actor Marlon Brando, his chart is
analyzed, as is the chart of cyclist Lance Armstrong.
to Show #42 Aired June 28, 2004
This show focuses on the
upcoming Full Moon in Capricorn, Mercury entering Leo and other transits of the week. A discussion of the
chart for the Iraq government "hand-over" plus a look at Paul Bremer's transits. Plus callers and
to Show #41 Aired June 21, 2004
The StarTalkers discuss
the upcoming transits of the week, including the Mercury-Saturn conjunction and Mars' entrance into fiery Leo.
This week's newsmakers include former President Bill Clinton, filmmaker Michael Moore and Madonna (who changed
her name to Esther).
to Show #40 Aired June 14, 2004
Discussion of the cosmic
weather for the week ahead includes a New Moon in Gemini, Mercury opposing Pluto and then Mercury leaving
Gemini and entering Cancer. Then, on Sunday, the Sun also enters Cancer as the Solstice marks the
changing of the season. On the political front, Jeff and Rick talk about this big week for G.W. Bush and Colin
Powell, along with the death of singer Ray Charles. And, of course, there's callers and celebrity birthdays.
to Show #39 Aired June 7, 2004
"By the time we get to Phoenix..." The StarTalkers welcome Phoenix affiliate
NBC 1190 AM. Jeff and Rick look ahead to the busy week that includes a very rare Venus transit over the face
of the Sun. Current event charts include a death (Ronald Reagan), a resignation (George Tenet) and a
pregnancy (Julia Roberts). Phone callers with charts present varied issues. And we have a week of birthday
to Show #38 Aired May 31, 2004
Internationally-recognized astrologer Tad Mann, joins Jeff and Rick in the
studio this week for a post-Norwac (Northwest Astrology Conference) in Seattle. Discussions include the use
of astrology, the powerful intensity of the Pluto-Venus opposition, the charts of Dick Cheney and Michael
to Show #37 Aired May 24, 2004
Join Jeff & Rick for an in-depth discussion of the week ahead, including the
powerful Mars-Saturn conjunction that's still in effect. The week culminates with the Sun squaring Jupiter,
another powerhouse aspect. Astrological News includes the chart of Ahmed Chalabi's rise to power in Iraq and
his sudden fall and G.W. Bush's bike accident as a symbol of his upcoming sell-the-war campaign. And
callers. And birthdays.
to Show #36 Aired
May 17, 2004
It's an amazing week that begins with
"Gay Marriage Day," the first state sanctioned homosexual marriage
with Mars trine Uranus and both Venus and Neptune stationary. The
week culminates with a powerful Mars-Saturn conjunction. Rick & Jeff
discuss this transition from a social and personal perspective. The
StarTalkers also answer a listener's email about the timing of
events related to transits. And, of course, there's phones calls and
birthdays and ongoing cosmic fun and meaning.
to Show #35 Aired
May 10, 2004
With the Moon aligned with Neptune during the show, Jeff and Rick look at the
upcoming week, which includes both Venus and Neptune turning retrograde on the very same day. The current
revelations about military abuse of prisoners is discussed from the point of view of transiting Pluto
opposing the U.S. birth chart Mars. Additionally, the chart of Donald Rumsfeld and G.W. Bush are analyzed
with respect to the upcoming Saturn transits. Then...callers and birthday and retrogrades, oh my!
to Show #34 Aired
May 3, 2004
It's a Full Moon eclipse show and this
powerful event dominates the astrological week ahead. Rick and Jeff
discuss this and the other events coming up, including the powerful
Jupiter station as it turns direct and Mars entering the sign of
Cancer. The StarTalkers discuss Warren Buffet's endorsement of
Kerry's Presidential bid, Michael Jackson's new woes and a whole
bunch of Taurus singers whose birthdays are coming up this week.
to Show #33 Aired
April 26, 2004
Jeff Jawer is in the
studio alone while Rick Levine is attending an astrology conference in Florida. Jeff discusses the upcoming Jupiter-Saturn sextile this week and talks about the importance of taking a break from astrology when it gets in the way of personal growth.
to Show #32 Aired
April 19, 2004
StarTalkers talk about the day's New Moon solar eclipse at 29 Aries,
the last week of Mercury retrograde, the Sun's entrance into
Taurus, and the sweet Venus-Neptune trine and intense Mars-Pluto
opposition that frame the week ahead. Jeff and Rick also talk about
three charts from callers, two of which have the Moon in Pisces.
to #31 — Aired
April 12, 2004
StarTalkers start the show by discussing the week aheadwhich
contains a very active Mercury, Venus squaring Jupiter and Venus
trining Neptune plus a New Moon eclipse. Jeff and Rick analyze
the chart for the now infamous Presidential Daily Briefing of
August 6, 2001, which discusses potential terrorist activity
by Osama bin Laden. There are also callers, birthdays and a regular
dose of the StarTalkers' fun.
to #30 Aired April 5, 2004