This is Obama’s natal Neptune square his Sun at its worst…. when he tries to be all things to all people, he may serve no one. The Neptune can indicate a tendency to seem weak or ineffectual when he’s trying to come from a position of leadership and strength.
What’s up, Barack??? Choosing Rick Warren (a vocal champion of California’s Propostion 8, but still an advocate for education, the environment and eliminating hunger) for the inaugural invocation in tandem with Joseph Lowrey (known for his civil rights track record) for the benediction seems to be an attempt to court the religious right while honoring his roots.
The bottom line is right now progressives are feeling the smack of this statement on election night: “And to those Americans whose support I have yet to earn – I may not have won your vote, but I hear your voices, I need your help, and I will be your President too.”
My frequent AstroChatter Radio guest, Monica Starr has some fiery thoughts on this at AstrologyMundo. And even though it’s not directly on topic, I want to provide the link for the Jon Stewart/Mike Huckabee discussion on gay marriage.
Thinking about an old post of mine, this choice seems inauspicious considering the Scorpio moon on Inauguration Day.