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How an Egg Beat Kylie Jenner's Record and Became the Most Popular Image on Instagram

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Kylie Jenner's birth announcement for baby Stormi Webster was once the most popular picture on Instagram. But no longer.
Since January 4, people around the globe have been helping a picture of an egg set against a white background become the world's most popular picture on Instagram. And it's officially hit that record with a whopping 28.3 million likes, as of this writing. Jenner's image is now the second-most-liked image on Instagram with 18.3 million likes.
The story behind the egg image is about as mysterious as it gets. A person who hasn't been identified created the account called...
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An egg just cracked the world record for most-liked Instagram photo

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CHICAGO - Think about your favorite photo of all time. Is it colorful, inspiring, entertaining? Now guess what the rest of the world must like to see. Maybe a new celebrity baby or a basketball trick shot?
With so many photos on Instagram, one must rise above the rest: the most-liked Instagram photo.
The record was just cracked and it's more egg-citing than you could guess.... An egg. No, that's not a yolk.
A photo posted by world record egg on Instagram just beat the world-record for the ‘Most Liked Image on Instagram,' surpassing the last record holder Kylie Jenner, with 18 million likes...
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Kylie Jenner loses record for most-liked Instagram post

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NEW YORK - Kylie Jenner's birth announcement is no longer the most-liked post on Instagram.
A photo of a simple brown egg has more than 27 million likes, surpassing the 18 million generated last year when Jenner posted a photo of her daughter Stormi.
The photo was posted Jan. 4 on the world-record-egg account. The poster aimed to set a record and “get the most liked post on Instagram.”
Jenner responded to the egg dethroning her, posting a video on Instagram of her cracking a brown egg over pavement. She wrote: “Take that little egg.”
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There's a new reigning Instagram champion. It's an egg

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As of Monday morning, the egg photo had more than 27 million likes. The account had 2.9 million followers.
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Instagram egg beats Kylie Jenner for most-liked post ever

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This might be the most popular egg in history.
A picture of a plain egg garnered more than 23 million likes on Instagram as of early Monday morning, becoming the platform's most-liked post ever. It was first posted on January 4 by an account called - wait for it - world record egg.
The previous Instagram record was held by celebrity Kylie Jenner, whose charming photo announcing her baby Stormi in February last year was liked 18 million times.
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Most-liked Instagram post of all time? The 'world record egg' cracks the internet

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Social media users have deemed this post one good egg.
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This Picture of An Egg is Now the Most-Liked Post on Instagram

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Instagram has a new queen, and it's an egg.
A photo of a perfectly normal, oval-shaped, brown-colored egg has been liked over 26 million times since it was uploaded January 4, dethroning Kylie Jenner's birth announcement as the app's most popular post.
The bizarre phenomenon appears to have been a planned attempt to break the record, having been posted under the handle world record egg. Thanks to the Internet's well-documented love of the truly random, the self-proclaimed “EGG GANG” succeeded on Sunday, topping the 18 million mark that Jenner set with a picture of her newborn daughter...
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Egg beats Kylie Jenner to become Instagram's most-liked PHOTO ever

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In a cracking case of internet trolling, the masses have spoken and voted to make a picture of an egg named Eugene the most-liked Instagram post in history, marking one of the most bizarre viral crazes to date.
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