Recent revelations suggest close communication between the Trump team and Julian Assange, but there is plenty of other evidence of links between both them and Russia.
The wider context of Wohl’s scam attempt is that the far right are trying to appropriate the Me Too movement as a political weapon. That should chill us all.
The over-hasty reports that deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein had resigned play into the hands of those stoking distrust of the media.
The backlash has been extreme. But so has the support.
This isn’t anti-Trump hyperbole. The warning signs are everywhere.