Kylie Jenner loses ‘Most Liked Instagram Post’ to an Egg

Culture       Meet the egg that dethroned Kylie Jenner on Instagram
       
       	        Lisa Fleisher         14 January 2019

Mere hours after an egg-themed meme account successfully usurped the title of most-liked Instagram post from Kylie Jenner, the reality TV star and makeup entrepreneur has responded. It's a picture of an egg.

No yolk, a photo of an egg is on track to supplant Kylie Jenner as the most-liked Instagram post of all time. "Beating the current world record held by Kylie Jenner (18 million)!"

As of Sunday evening, Egg Gang (as the account has named itself), has 16 million likes, meaning it's already in the history books as Instagram's second most-liked post, supplanting Justin Bieber's engagement announcement from July previous year. "We got this", the caption under the sole photo on the account reads.

The picture of the brown egg has received, along with the all-important 21 million likes, more than 8 lakh appreciative comments. "YOU DID IT EGG!" cheered another.

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This much is clear: Kylie Jenner knows the egg.

Meanwhile, Kylie Jenner, in a sporting response to losing the top-spot, shared a video this morning which shows her cracking an egg on a road.

The first photo of Jenner's newborn daughter, posted on February 6, 2018, was the leader until this new, mysterious challenger appeared.

And Twitter is in fits!

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