Massive Brother 24 followers watched a duo get cut up after a disastrous mistake. Nicole Layog talked to Showbiz Cheat Sheet over Zoom on Aug. 5 about her expertise and focusing on Taylor Hale, and extra.
[SPOILER ALERT: Spoilers ahead for the Big Brother 24 episode on Aug. 4, 2022.]
Nicole Layog reacts to being unnoticed of the Ladies’ Ladies alliance on ‘Big Brother 24’
Q: Initially of the season, the ladies shaped the Ladies’ Ladies Alliance and included all the ladies besides Taylor and you. They assumed you two could be extra loyal to males. How do you’re feeling about that assumption?
Nicole: Properly, that is the primary time I’m listening to about some Ladies’ Ladies Alliance, and I’m going to say that I’m not stunned. I’m not stunned as a result of when I’ve been round teams of ladies. I’ve by no means felt totally comfy. I’ve by no means been totally accepted. And being a lesbian older girl in the home, I do know that I delay a number of masculine power. And since I’m an athlete or as a result of I speak about sports activities and due to the subject material that comes together with me, that, you already know, girls have a tendency to suppose that I’m not a ladies’ lady. What does that even imply? I don’t even understand how that’s even a factor. I’m truly–I’m–I feel it’s hilarious.
Q: So in that very same week, Paloma [Aguilar] was offended by Taylor for 2 issues. One: Taylor mentioned “not the pineapple” after Paloma dropped pineapple. Two: Taylor requested why she was making a face and mimicked the face to Paloma. As a substitute of Paloma speaking about how these items offended her, she made a private and recreation marketing campaign in opposition to Taylor and successfully painted her as a bully. Taylor was then ostracized by the home. You appeared at first in the course of the first week not wanting to be part of this. However then you definately joined in. Was this a recreation transfer or private transfer?
Nicole: So far as joined in, I, you already know, once more, I need to have the option to return and actually have a look at these…these issues and see precisely the place that occurred. As a result of I really feel like I’ve addressed some issues with Taylor, and I would love to proceed these–proceed addressing these issues along with her going ahead as soon as she comes out of the Massive Brother home, hopefully not ahead of later.
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Nicole, on that huge blow-up and focusing on Taylor Hale in ‘Big Brother’
Q: Was it a recreation over a private transfer for you?
Nicole: Properly, it positively was a recreation transfer going ahead as a result of after I’m being informed majority of the home desires her out, I used to be considering strategically, OK, properly, I don’t need to be on the fallacious aspect of the coin, and let’s strive and get her out of this home. And so going ahead, that was one among my objectives was to get Taylor out or to hold her as a defend. Nevertheless it was my demise. And that’s why I’m right here speaking to you and not nonetheless inside the home.
Q: The non-public and recreation typically do get blended. For the blow-up in the home, you left the diary room you talked to Daniel privately talked about Taylor being a nasty individual. That you just’re prepared to throw the veto to go on the block to get her out. In the meantime, the home thought you had unhealthy private information about your mom. Taylor requested Monte to pray on your mother. Then she comes to speak to you and…mainly says to hold your psychological–psychological well being first. Don’t fear about her when it comes to recreation. You took this offensively…and mentioned that you just weren’t a quitter, not in your vocabulary. However you have been planning to throw that veto. So are you able to clarify why you took that remark offensively?
Nicole: Properly, to be sincere with you, I need to have the option to look again on that second as a result of I do really feel that I overreacted in a method that I had my feelings have been excessive. There was a number of…there was a number of feeling and emotion occurring in that second as a result of I had been within the diary room, and I believed that I used to be receiving unhealthy information about my mother, that I used to be being requested questions on Taylor.
Being within the Massive Brother home, I really feel like the whole lot simply began form of like flooding by way of me, and all of it simply got here to a head, and I wasn’t in a position to totally handle the whole lot within the diary room earlier than I walked out. And so issues escalated to some extent that I positively wasn’t anticipating to occur. However what I can say is that I do know that I would like to handle that with Taylor when she comes out of the home as a result of I feel that that’s one thing that we will watch collectively. It’s one thing that I’m positively going to watch alone. And I positively don’t need her to be slated in any method in any way.
Nicole addresses her final lie to goal Taylor and different Black houseguests
Q: One in all your final efforts to keep in the home was mainly speaking about how Monte’s an Alpha. Jasmine’s husband, I assume, is an Alpha, and Taylor was within the sister sorority. However that’s incorrect. However…why did it come to your thoughts to mainly paint many of the Black folks as, like, tied collectively and put a goal on their again earlier than you left?
Nicole: Oh, I positively wasn’t tying that…it was as a result of they have been Black folks. I used to be tying collectively the truth that sorority and fraternity, brotherhood and sisterhood may be very sturdy. And the dialog was truly began with Terrence after I was placing this all collectively, and the dialog between him and I, we mainly have been like, I mainly was like, ‘Holy crap. Like, this is real. Like, this bond is real, it is unbreakable. And if they make it through, like good for them.’ However going ahead, the explanation why I introduced it up was as a result of technique for Michael. I informed him I mentioned it’s an unbreakable bond. And if you’d like to go far on this recreation, and I feel that you just and Jasmine could make it to the top, you’re going to have to work out a method to eliminate Monte.
Q: However the place did that lie that Taylor was on this Black sorority come from?
Nicole: I believed that I heard her say that she was within the sorority. So I’m–I’m–I’m incorrect.
Q: Do you’ve any regrets or one thing you’ll have carried out in another way within the recreation?
Nicole: I wouldn’t have performed someone else’s recreation. I felt like I used to be positively utilizing different folks’s emotions in direction of Taylor to form of information me by way of. And I strategically thought that I’d have the option to use her as a defend. And primarily, I believed I may manipulate her and management her, and I couldn’t. And that’s the reason I’m right here. And she or he is in there.
This interview has been edited and condensed for this text.