Donald Trump launched another guilt-ridden tweetstorm this morning, accusing his "political opponents" and "Hillary Clinton's people" for somehow inventing scandals about him. After years of inventing scandals about Barack Obama and then Hillary Clinton, his claims ring more than hollow. It now turns out that the phony allegations against me were put together by my political opponents and a failed spy afraid of being sued....— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 13, 2017 Totally made up facts by sleazebag political operatives, both Democrats and Republicans - FAKE NEWS! Russia says nothing exists. Probably...— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 13, 2017 released by "Intelligence" even knowing there is no proof, and never will be. My people will have a full report on hacking within 90 days!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 13, 2017 What are Hillary Clinton's people complaining about with respect to the F.B.I. Based on the information they had she should never.....— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 13, 2017 have been allowed to run - guilty as hell. They were VERY nice to her. She lost because she campaigned in the wrong states - no enthusiasm!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 13, 2017 Apparently, US intelligence organizations can be numbered among Donald Trump's "political opponents." This is a very scary precedent for an American president to adopt. It is, as Trump would say, "unpresidented. What has happened is that pressure is mounting, allegations are coming fast and furious about Trump's ties to Putin, and the guiltier he looks the more he casts about for enemies to blame as a distraction.