A Gemini's dark side, then, can seem in vogue, when you look at dominant themes -- celebrity gossip, dirty tricks in business and politics, the superficial favored over the substantial, short-term gratification over long-term achievement.
The wise Gemini learns from these traps and puts their brilliance to work for higher purposes.
This air sign flies down the highway of life with its mental top down full time, and that means constant change.
The legendary trait of the Twins, being of Two Minds, has a dark side -- duplicity!
She forgets to show up on time, then brushes it off, "Sorry!
" She drops a project, saying it's become tedious and boring.
Gemini's evil twin polarity is Dark Side Sagittarius, who is similarly tricksy and emotionally reckless, though does it with a smile.
Mercury is Gemini's ruler, so messages AND perceptual tricks and variations are its medium.
But when walking the dark side path, Gemini comes off as untrustworthy, and often they don't trust themselves to know what's true either.
Gemini's famous humor goes dark side when it's weaponized against everyone that crosses their path.
Everyday evil happens when we're not "true" to our own values, moral code, sense of empathy, etc.