There was only one way for Big Brother Season 24 is coming to an end and no one believed it was possible after the racism, misogyny and colorism that unfolded in its first week. What began as a season of hate and ugly behavior ended in the most satisfying victory Big Brother Story. And we have Taylor Hale to thank for that.
The season started with racism and bullying
The moment Taylor entered the room Big Brother Season 24 backyard, several houseguests judged her unfairly. Paloma Aguilar and Alyssa Snider, in particular, bonded over their shared hatred of Taylor, and all they knew about her was that she was a “pageant girl.”
Soon Jasmine Davis, Indy Santos and Ameerah Jones joined in hating Taylor and they formed an all-girls alliance with Brittany Hoopes. And her mission was to evict another woman – Taylor. Then when Taylor told Monte Taylor that Paloma might be after him, he ran back to Paloma and she denied everything. Soon everything Taylor did was being used against her.
The whole house turned against her, and Head of House Daniel Durston nominated her for eviction. He belittled Taylor by telling her that she needed to apologize to her roommates for what she had done. However, Taylor had no idea what she did wrong because she didn’t do anything wrong. Hatred of Taylor was clearly rooted in racism, jealousy and sexism.
Several micro-aggressions towards Taylor occurred for the first few weeks, including the idea that she was going to “explode” despite being the most level-headed person in the house. And despite the abuse, Taylor persevered and never lost sight of the ultimate goal.
Taylor Hale won Big Brother 24
The formation of the leftovers and her allegiance to them ensured Taylor’s safety for a few weeks Big Brother Season 24. And her awesome social game led her biggest enemies, including Indy and Jasmine, to become big Taylor advocates on the jury.
Taylor worked hard to change the minds of those who didn’t like her, and her persistence led her to the final two chairs on the final night.
Monte underestimated Taylor and put her in the last two where she demolished him. She answered the jury’s questions with ease and gave the best Big Brother closing speech of all time. And in the end, Taylor won big brother 24 with 8:1 votes. Fans also bestowed her America’s Favorite Houseguest, the first time the winner had received the award.
Big Brother 24 has the best redemption arc
If you asked big brother 24 Fans at the beginning of the season, as they would rank it among the other seasons, they would probably rate it very low. The racism and bullying shrouds the game in a dark cloud, making it uncomfortable to watch. However, we all underestimated Taylor’s karma and ability to get through the darkest of days.
Taylor’s victory is not only significant because she is the first black female winner of a regular tournament Big Brother season, but also because of the way they play. As Taylor said in her speech, it was time for a new kind of Big Brother Winner. Gone are the days of competitive wins and big evictions as indicators of good play. Taylor took us back to the old school Big Brotheradvertised as a social experiment.
Taylor saved big brother 24 by her resilience, kindness and ability to make her worst enemies fall in love with her. And now we can say big brother 24 is one of our favorite seasons. But maybe we’ll skip the first few weeks on a repeat.
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