Gained fame through their marriage to YouTuber Gregory Jackson, AKA Onision. They also run a self-titled YouTube channel with over 320,000 subscribers.
They became a popular social media presence on Twitter and Instagram under the name legitimate angel. They joined Twitter in August of 2012.
They have identified as an intactivist and certified emo. They were previously known online under the name Laineybot.
They were originally born in Las Cruces, New Mexico alongside their sister named Lauren. They have two children.
Lainey gained two sisters-in-laws through marrying Onision.