In an interview with Trump aide Paul Manafort, Jake Tapper asked a very direct question about Trump’s fake publicist act. Manafort resorted to the laughable claim that the voice on the tape is not Trump’s.

Jake Tapper gets to the heart of the “John Miller” issue:

Here you have a man in his forties … bragging about his exploits with women while married to the mother of his three children. It speaks to a certain kind of character issue.

Manafort didn’t disagree, but merely deflected, pretending that the voice was not Trump’s. But the voice on the recording is so obviously Trump’s that it doesn’t take a forensic audio expert to prove it. CNN went ahead and checked with one anyway:

Watch Tapper grill Manafort: