Tay’s approach is simple: ignore, ignore, ignore. Rather than fight fire with fire, the 24-year-old songstress pays no attention to those who criticize “every single thing” about her. If she knows an article is straight up “Mean,” she simply doesn’t read it.
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“I know when not to read an article,” Taylor told Glamour. Is it going to help my day? Is it important for my life? If the answer is no, then I just don’t click. I’m careful about getting sucked into the rabbit hole that is the Internet.”
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