Uh-oh: Mercury is in retrograde | Moment's Notice
Last updated 10/14/2020 at 9:11pm
“Mercury is going to be in retrograde until the election,” said a friend the other day. “I don’t really know what that means other than things are going to be really messed up.”
Many of us have heard the catchphrase “Mercury is in retrograde” as the answer to why someone reacts in an unexpected (and not positive) way or a situation makes no sense. According to astrology, when the planet Mercury enters a retrograde motion, which typically happens three to four times per year, a period of misfortune follows on Earth.
Mercury rules communication, so we are supposed to expect co...