(CNN)The story of this week was clearly Thursday’s Senate Judiciary testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the California professor who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault when they were in high school.
But other things happened this week, too: Here are some of the other big politics stories — almost any of which would have been the big story in any other week — in case you missed them:
President Donald Trump addressed the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. At one point, the crowd laughed. But the thing that always distracts me is that armchair that speakers at the UN have to sit in for what seems like all of three seconds while they’re being introduced. Now, don’t get me wrong, I am the most vocal sitting desk supporter you are likely to find. But still, that chair doesn’t even look that comfy.