Kara Weisenstein

Associate Editor – Culture

kara.weisenstein@vice.com
Oscars

'Roma' Should Win Best Picture, but It Probably Won't

Only ten foreign language films have ever been nominated for the Oscars's top prize.
Kara Weisenstein
1.23.19
Internet

How YouTube's Ban on Dangerous Stunts Will Affect Creators

The platform is cracking down on pranksters who'll do anything for views.
Kara Weisenstein
1.17.19
Culture

Lindsay Lohan's Reality Show Is Bad, But Not Fun Bad

I'm sorry.
Kara Weisenstein
1.10.19
golden globes

Why It's Important for Diverse, Emerging Artists to Win Awards

Representation matters more than you think.
Kara Weisenstein
1.8.19
Culture

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Is Canceled (for Now) Amid His #MeToo Reckoning

Nat Geo is doing the right thing by investigating, but it's coming pretty late.
Kara Weisenstein
1.5.19
Culture

Please Let Snoop Dogg Adopt This Dog Named Snoop

It’s kismet.
Kara Weisenstein
1.3.19
Culture

Louis C.K. Hates Weed, on Top of Everything Else

Pete Davidson reinforced what we already knew—Louis C.K. sucks.
Kara Weisenstein
1.2.19
Culture

Vengeful Women Dominated Pop Culture in 2018

In light of #MeToo, many more female protagonists resorted to violence.
Kara Weisenstein
12.31.18
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'The Americans'

The series finale of this smart show about undercover Russian spies in the 1980s surpassed all expectations.
Kara Weisenstein
12.20.18
Culture

All Kevin Hart Had to Do Was Apologize

But it doesn’t seem like he's that woke nowadays either.
Kara Weisenstein
12.9.18
Culture

Lady Gaga Is Ready to Rule the World

With two Golden Globes nominations for 'A Star Is Born,' the pop star is poised to conquer Hollywood.
Kara Weisenstein
12.7.18
Culture

The 'Thank U, Next' Video Is About Living Your Best Life

It's not about a break up, it's about overcoming a rough road to be the best version of yourself.
Kara Weisenstein
12.2.18
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