Alex Miller, Asteroid Files

Alex Miller’s fascinating take on the influence of asteroids—relatively tiny bodies—and their sometimes outsized influence on contemporary culture and politics.


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Our modern American image of Santa is the creation of centuries… and Asteroid Santa plays a prominent role in its development.

Bill Clinton, Asteroid Lie, and the astrology of deceit

Asteroid Lie is uncannily prominent in the charts of notable liars.

Tyler Clementi, the astrology of gay teen suicide

Alex explores the startling astrological configurations that accompany the recent suicides of five gay teenage boys.

America and Agita

by Alex Miller on October 1, 2010

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Based on past experience, asteroids Agita and America’s upcoming conjunction could be a doozy.

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Hefner, Monroe, Madonna, Flynt, Clinton—sex symbols and scandals, perpetrators and victims—Lust’s chart placement reveals more than meets the eye.

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Asteroid Eros, significator of desire… and devastation.

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Alex analyzes the chart of his mother, who passed away last month

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Asteroid Pecker plays a shockingly prominent role in politicians’ peccadilloes.