A saying that relates to astrological signs. A person uses this saying when they believe they are unlucky. There are no 'bad signs' in astrology, but according to legend Capricorn and Scorpio are considered bad signs.
Ferris Bueller: I asked for a car, I got a computer. Hows that for being born under a bad sign?
by QueenofTheSouthside May 16, 2014