The current US command center at Al-Udeid in Qatar is defended against ballistic missiles & planes but not the kind of low-flying cruise missiles & drones used in the Aramco attack

The US military’s Mideast command & control briefly moved from Qatar to the US on Saturday, a shift that could well become permanent as war with Iran becomes more likely. Important scoop by @mradamtaylor 1/2 https://t.co/sEW8LE8o7Y — Liz Sly (@LizSly) September 30, 2019

The ancients believed in the power of the intellect and the weakness of the will. Today, we believe the opposite.

Peter Thiel On “The Straussian Moment”. The cofounder of PayPal and Palantir, discusses about his essay describing how the ancients believed in the power of the intellect and the weakness of the will, but how today we believe the opposite. Watch now: https://t.co/Bd8MQ2prP1 — Uncommon Knowledge (@uncknowledge) September 23, 2019