With all of the troubling news being reported in the world, it is always encouraging when laughter is the focus of a particular story. This week, several news outlets have been reporting on one hilarious photo on Instagram, and it is sure to bring a smile to your face.
In the past, the most-liked photos on Instagram have commonly been from celebrities. At one point, Selena Gomez had the most followers on the social media platform and one of her photos held the most likes. In recent days, Kylie Jenner took over the number one most-liked title.
Now, however, social media users from around the world have banded together to change that tradition. Over 30 million people decided to like the same photograph on Instagram, making it the new most-liked photo of all time.
And what is the special photo of? A single egg!
A new account, @world_record_egg, posted a challenge to Instagram users to like their one and only photo on their feed. The photo is of a brown egg with a plain white background.
The “World Record Egg” account said, “Let’s set a world record together and get the most liked post on Instagram. Beating the current world record held by Kylie Jenner (18 million)! We got this. #LikeTheEgg #EggSoldiers #EggGang.”
As of Monday, January 14, the egg photo had accumulated a grand total of 30,337,913 with that number continuing to rise.
After the egg photo surpassed Kylie Jenner’s most liked Instagram photo, she took to her social media account to talk about it.
She posted a video of herself cracking a brown egg on the pavement with the caption, “Take that little egg.”
Since over 30 million played a role in making the infamous egg the most-liked Instagram post of all time, thousands of people commented on the photo laughing about the nature of it!
One commenter, ancelin_fln, wrote, “Let's GO 30 MILLION CONGRATS!! YOUR POST WAS EGGCELLENT!!”
Another commenter, x.sundae.x, wrote, “30M. THIS IS GONNA BE ON THE NEWS.”
What do you think about this? Did this brighten your day? Let us know! In other recent news, a legendary Christian singer just said goodbye to his wife of 65 years. Please keep him in your prayers.