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Taylor R - videos #2

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I thought the reason was because taylor said she wasn't a morning person. That is what I meant not because of having a kid or another job. 

Omg why?! Also she has 68k views on the video. She needs to stop

 

She's going to have to become a morning person and in fact a "no sleep for a year" person if she wants a kid. See this is the problem- she isn't even thinking about what having a kid will mean. For her looks, her body, her schedule....I don't want to be kept up all night and am not willing to give up my me time, that's why I don't want kids. It's obvious a kid would not fit Taylor's lifestyle or personality at all. She's so COLD, too....not at all a mother type.

That's the only way Taylor can have a close "friend". She and Natalie seem like BFF now. Now she is adding another "assistant" to join her circle. She is buying friendships...

 

But you can tell Natalie totally isn't into Taylor and thinks she's vapid/stupid...look at the side eye she is CONSTANTLY giving her. She's also like half her age.

I think that now Natalie is in front of the camera instead of the one filming Taylor, she just needs someone else to film her.

There's one thing I need to give Taylor though, if it where me in a foreign country I would find it difficult to build a new social circle aswell. Especially at her age when most of her peers are probably investing most of their time into kids or carreers and/or already have well established social circles of their own.

 

But Taylor lived in HK for years before, why doesn't she have friends from back then? She's been back in HK for a long time this time, as well. She didn't have any friends for her 4 years in Japan either....just the de facto foreign vlogger "friends" that got together for content but no real, organically met Japanese girl friends. She never bothers to learn the language of the country she is in even though for most young people 2 years in a country is all you need to become fluent in the language if you don't constantly surround yourself with expats, but she hasn't had any real friends for her entire tenure on Youtube.

As for Natalie...being that she's wanted to be in the videos from the start (I remember people trashing her for constantly talking over Taylor etc at the start of their partnership) I'm glad she got what she wanted but I personally skip over the parts with her. She's not well spoken, her English isn't good enough for her to convey anything sensical, ever since she got that haircut she looks like ew-san and I always think there's some random man hanging around Taylor's house until they zoom in, she's really boring and also seems to heavily dislike Taylor....zero chemistry. Taylor is boring and annoying but at least she is charismatic and pretty. I'd totally be for appearances by her assistant if her assistant were funny and engaging but honestly I don't think Natalie is really an entertainer.

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But Taylor lived in HK for years before, why doesn't she have friends from back then? She's been back in HK for a long time this time, as well. She didn't have any friends for her 4 years in Japan either....just the de facto foreign vlogger "friends" that got together for content but no real, organically met Japanese girl friends. She never bothers to learn the language of the country she is in even though for most young people 2 years in a country is all you need to become fluent in the language if you don't constantly surround yourself with expats, but she hasn't had any real friends for her entire tenure on Youtube.

 

Well, now that I think about it she does have HK friends? I remember she used to mention them way back in the original HK video's and early Japan vlogs (and I think she did have a few video's with HK friends). Although maybe she doesn't keep in contact with them anymore because she never mentions them anymore.

But yeah I 100% agree with what you're saying about her needing to study the language.

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Good analysis! I wholeheartedly agree. Plus, I know it has been mentioned here before, but I'd really love to watch shopping and cooking videos?? I honestly stopped watching her alltogether. Because it got SO boring. But maybe I'd consider starting again then. BUT PLEASE JUST MAKE YOUR VIDEOS 10-15 MINUTES LONG, thanks. 

I love Rachel and Jun, but sometimes their vlogs are almost 30 minutes long and it's just too much. And Taylor isn't interesting enough to carry that

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i feel Taytay's creativity is drying out and fast. it seems like she doesn't go out of the house except when filming that makes her socialize less and get stuck in her bubble, hence why she can't get any new ideas.

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I don't get the vibe that Natalie actually dislikes Taylor, she just seems to have that 2012 tumblr 'I hate everyone' personality haha

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i feel Taytay's creativity is drying out and fast. it seems like she doesn't go out of the house except when filming that makes her socialize less and get stuck in her bubble, hence why she can't get any new ideas.

 

I mean... it's not even the socialising, I feel Taylor's the type of person to hyperfixate (which is completely fine, a lot of people do that) and just really want to be one thing in particular (dolly phase, Neistat vlogger phase, Kardashian phase).

The problem is that she doesn't really do whatever these things actually involve... like she never got professional at vlogging/ had an interesting life to vlog about, and she's not making videos about makeup/ products/ a glamorous lifestyle in her Kardashian phase either...

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I don't get the vibe that Natalie actually dislikes Taylor, she just seems to have that 2012 tumblr 'I hate everyone' personality haha

 

i mean their relationship were just about work at first... natalie seems like she's indifferent towards people that she doesn't have the same interests to and just remains civil towards taylor.

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I loved Taylor back when she would shop around in Japan for vegan items and recipes because I was also living in Japan and wanted to check out those places. That's why I think this was her best time, the 2016-2017 era. Her videos albeit boring, were useful to a lot of people or interesting to those who might not be vegan or like to cook, or live in Japan, but like a combination of those things. 

All she relies now is her nonexistent personality. Not having a personality isn't inherently bad, but when she pretends to be this wise, super positive, super #girlpower wannabe, it comes out flat and disingenuous. That's why she always misses the mark. We've been shown her true personality many times; she's rather sarcastic, has a type of sailor humor, and can definitely be funny when she isn't reaching for it. I don't understand why she can't just be herself instead of this fake girly, #bossbitch wannabe, super enlightened persona.

Not that any of this matters lol, she'll do what she wants. I just thought I'd share some of the things I've thought about her.

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her life is blown out of proportion that she uses her wannabe persona to compensate for the things she is messing. I don't know but i can assume that the marriage isn't working the way she wanted it to, so she is plastering a mask to hide whatever there is. what can be concluded imo is that she is isolated and even Natalie wouldn't have the  mind to accompany someone who talks 90% about pregnancy and 10% about confused thoughts. it would be tiring mentally at least. 

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her life is blown out of proportion that she uses her wannabe persona to compensate for the things she is messing. I don't know but i can assume that the marriage isn't working the way she wanted it to, so she is plastering a mask to hide whatever there is. what can be concluded imo is that she is isolated and even Natalie wouldn't have the  mind to accompany someone who talks 90% about pregnancy and 10% about confused thoughts. it would be tiring mentally at least. 

 

Marriage probably isn't the super amazing dream she thought it would be.

Wait until she has a kid and the same thing happens. Yikes.

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Marriage probably isn't the super amazing dream she thought it would be.

Wait until she has a kid and the same thing happens. Yikes.

 

I don't know her and I know motherhood changes people. But I'm 100% certain that if she has a kid she will regret it, hate her life and have some kind of mental breakdown as a result. Maybe she'll divorce ew-san and make him keep the kid, that would be the easiest way out and that way they all get what they want.

 

I'm also not sure why people say she's obsessed with the Kardashians? I would never look at her videos and think "oh, she is trying to be a Kardashian". Might just be me, though.

I think if she had a likeable, charismatic husband willing to share the screen with her, she could make her married life work for her channel, but as it is....it's just so awkward. It's not enjoyable watching people who aren't happy.

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I don't know her and I know motherhood changes people. But I'm 100% certain that if she has a kid she will regret it, hate her life and have some kind of mental breakdown as a result. Maybe she'll divorce ew-san and make him keep the kid, that would be the easiest way out and that way they all get what they want.

 

I'm also not sure why people say she's obsessed with the Kardashians? I would never look at her videos and think "oh, she is trying to be a Kardashian". Might just be me, though.

I think if she had a likeable, charismatic husband willing to share the screen with her, she could make her married life work for her channel, but as it is....it's just so awkward. It's not enjoyable watching people who aren't happy.

 

They say she likes the Kardashians because she wears the Kylie lip kit and she talked about them in her Japan videos and she and Sharla copied a bunch of their IG pics when Shaylor was still a thing. 

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They say she likes the Kardashians because she wears the Kylie lip kit and she talked about them in her Japan videos and she and Sharla copied a bunch of their IG pics when Shaylor was still a thing. 

 

Exactly this, and also she does not shut up about them lol;  she mentioned how Kim uses green apples in her kitchens for contrast (so now she does the same thing and gets pissy with Tom about it), her instagram stories show her watching it with Sharla when they were in Japan, it's her whole thing. 

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She's replicating the Kylie style makeup a lot... she's overdrawing her lips and using Kylie cosmetics quite often.

She copied Kendall's makeup/ clothing in a handful of videos and just makes vids on the Kardashians occasionally (she hasn't done for a while though).

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