Picture of an egg breaks record for most Instagram likes

Picture of an egg breaks record for most Instagram likes

Generally, people with a lot of followers get the most likes on a post or in some cases like this one, a totally random cause can get a lot of likes for a good reason.

Taking to Instagram - where else?

The egg had no problem prevailing over other contenders, including XXXTentacion's last image posted before his death and Justin Bieber's photo announcing his engagement to Hailey Baldwin. She can be heard laughing as the yolk hits the bitumen.

An Instagram post which features a picture of an egg has managed to become the most liked post ever on the social media platform, knocking Kylie Jenner off the top spot.

The egg wars have begun.

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Reality TV star and businesswoman Kylie Jenner previously held the record for the most likes on a single picture on Instagram, with a whopping 18 million double taps.

It had the caption: "Take that, little egg". Jenner shared a photo on Tuesday of her new daughter's tiny hand captioned with the baby's name, Stormi Webster. To put that into perspective, this means 2.5% of Instagram's user base has liked the photo.

"This is madness. What a time to be alive", the Egg Gang account wrote. I'm gonna try to get back to as many of you as possible.

Right, so we're just going to lie down for a few minutes and process this information for a sec. Only time will tell!

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