mental interests and abilities
He is a progressive thinker and he is open and receptive to new technologies and breakthroughs in science, and the latest discoveries in any field. Alan Alda has high expectations and a profound belief that mankind's problems can be solved through the use of man's creative intelligence and inventive mind. Alan has no patience for those whose conservative, unimaginative outlook limits their capacity to find solutions and envision a better future. Alda also likes to keep abreast of current developments in world affairs, for he instinctively knows that what happens in one part of the world affects everyone. Alan Alda has a strong humanitarian drive. Practically speaking, Alan Alda has an aptitude for organization and enjoys being involved in cooperative endeavors or businesses that are contemporary and innovative.
His mental skills and intelligence are directed toward practical matters, and Alan Alda is interested in the tangible effects of any abstract idea or concept. He is very interested in finance, economics, and moneymaking strategies.
He is mentally restless, intellectually thirsty, and immensely curious. Alan Alda may study and travel widely in order to satisfy these urges and he is even happier if he shares his journeys with companions. Alan's gifts lie in his capacity for learning about the beliefs of a broad spectrum of people, making long-distance connections, opening up channels of communication and understanding, bringing people together from foreign lands, and promoting social and cultural exchange.
Vague, confused thinking which can lead to miscommunication and misunderstandings can be a problem for Alan Alda, and he has to work at being as clear, honest and unambiguous in his dealings with others as he possibly can. Alan tends, also, to "go off the deep end" regarding spiritual philosophies, imaginative ideas, or theoretical speculation which may or may not have any real relevance or validity. Alan Alda should try to critically test out his ideas, or seek out a person whose judgment and character he respects, to use as a sounding board.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Aquarius
Mercury in 2nd house
Mercury Sextile Jupiter
Mercury Quincunx Neptune