mental interests and abilities
He is more of a poet than a rational scientist, for his mind does not function in a strictly logical, linear fashion. The language of music, art or poetry comes naturally to Mike Rowe, and he is also able to think in highly abstract and symbolic terms. Translating his thoughts and impressions into concrete, everyday language may be difficult for Rowe at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Mike Rowe as a child, and he probably daydreamed a good deal as well. He is intuitive and able to sense the thoughts and feelings of others even before they say anything to him. Mike often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Rowe can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Mike Rowe is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Mike Rowe as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
Mike has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Mike Rowe is the perpetual student who will be involved in higher education, philosophy or religion. Law, broadcasting, publishing or communication are also areas of interest to Rowe. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Mike Rowe has a sharp mind and a sharp tongue as well, and he loves a vigorous discussion or debate. He expresses his thoughts in a clear, decisive, convincing style. Mike dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Rowe is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Mike Rowe can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Rowe enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
He enjoys philosophical speculation and theorizing about abstract ideas and concepts. Rowe is interested in a broad perspective, universal principles and systems, and connecting relationships and patterns - namely, he prefers to see the whole picture rather than the sum total of its components.Mike Rowe has a great respect and thirst for knowledge and education, and is the proverbial "perpetual student". Mike Rowe also has a talent for teaching and sharing his knowledge, and as a teacher, Mike presents himself as a fellow participant in the ongoing quest for understanding rather than as a figure of authority.
He may become involved in television, publishing or other fields that involve sharing ideas with large groups of people. Mike Rowe excels in areas that require long-range planning and foresight, and can therefore be very successful in business, but he is rather sloppy and haphazard when it comes to implementing his ideas concretely. Mike Rowe should leave the details to someone else. Travel or long-distance contacts and communication will play a major role in his life and work.
Mike Rowe has very strong opinions and may be considered fanatical, extreme, dogmatic or one-sided in his views. Forcing his "truth" onto other people, playing intellectual power games with them or seeking to manipulate their thinking processes could lead to a great deal of conflict and opposition in his life and relationships. He may also be keenly aware of the ways in which the media, popular artists and advertising manipulate and shape our thoughts, for Mike can easily see through hypocrisy, shams and superficial appearances. Mike Rowe has an intense way of communicating, and he may unintentionally come across as a threatening force.
Mike Rowe tends to have big plans and pursues his ideas with great zeal. Mike Rowe also has the power to influence people and sway them to his point of view. He may accomplish this through public speaking or writing, and could do well in publicity or advertising.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter
Mercury Opposition Pluto
Mercury Opposition Moon/Pluto