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Mic Daily: Donald Trump Jr. compared Democratic platform to Nazis — plus other stories of the day

Mic Daily brings you a cross section of our most vital stories of the day.

Whoa, Vicky: How an 18-year-old girl turned controversy into cash

Woah Vicky is one of many social media stars who’ve raised themselves to prominence thanks to an eye-catching gimmick, shrewd use of “controversy” media coverage and conflict with other influencers.

This week in food and travel: A first look at the new Toy Story Land at Disney World

Toy Story Land opens at Disney World, experts weigh in on celeb-endorsed lollipops and detox tea, and more.

Experts weigh in on the lollipops, detox teas and hair gummies that have taken over Instagram

Celebrity-endorsed products like appetite suppressants and hair vitamins are everywhere on social media. But do they actually work?

This week in food and travel: Expert tips for solo travel

We spoke to travel journalist Stephanie Rosenbloom — who’s been going on trips for one for more than a decade — about her top tips for solo travel.

If you didn’t Instagram your vacation, were you really there? One writer finds out

To experience the Caribbean as it was intended, one writer pledged to stay off email, Instagram, Facebook, Whatsapp and Twitter for the entirety of her trip.

Here’s who to follow on Instagram for the best 2018 Met Gala red carpet coverage

From stylists to designers to makeup artists, here's who to follow on Monday night.

Orthorexia is an eating disorder fueled by Instagram, but Instagram may be the best place to recover

The dangerous journey into “wellness” Instagram.

Are you guilty of spending money you don’t have to hang out with friends?

Nearly 40% of millennials take on debt to keep up with friends, according to a recent survey. Here's how to cut down on social spending without having to feel like you're missing out.

After an Instagram influencer dons a T-shirt with a gun motif, a backlash begins

The T-shirt showed a sketch of a gun with the words: "F*ck what they say"

Meet the woman using Instagram to show the truth of what disability looks like — and self-love too

Imogen May is leading the fight to make sure people with disabilities are represented.

How the internet’s favorite rainbow pasta came to be

Linda Miller Nicholson of Salty Seattle began experimenting with vegetable-dyed pastas because of her son's picky eating habits.

Alton Brown: “Instagram has done to food what porn has done to sex”

America's impossible beauty standards have led to unrealistic expectations in food — and a lot of waste.

On Instagram, the travel industry looks overwhelmingly white. Meet the influencers changing it up.

These influential photographers, writers and entrepreneurs want to showcase true diversity in the travel industry.

A new short film proves everyone takes the exact same travel photos on Instagram

This eye-opening video is beautiful — but might also make you feel a little ashamed.

An “Instagram butler” is a real job, and they’ll make sure your photos incite vacation envy

At these romantic resorts, you can have professional help with capturing the best Instagrams.

It’s time to talk about Laura Dern’s earnest, sweet and spectacular Instagram

The brightest light on Instagram, without a doubt.

The genius behind those geometric pies you’re seeing everywhere? She has zero culinary experience.

A sharp knife and a healthy dose of creativity earned her more than 60,000 Instagram followers.

Beyoncé — a beacon of hope, light and goodness — had the most-liked Instagram post of 2017

In a world so terrible, Beyoncé's goodness still rules.

These are the most Instagrammed restaurants in America in 2017

Here's what they tell us about the way we eat now.

Want to get paid to vacation? You can earn $60,000 for six months of fun in Cancun — here’s how.

Get paid $10,000 a month to live your best life? A Mexico tourism website is offering five-figure monthly pay — and you don't even need to speak Spanish. Here's the contest deadline and more!

@Diet_Prada is calling out fashion phonies — and taking prisoners along the way

The viral Instagram account, beloved by Naomi Campbell, has sent ripples through the fashion industry.

A look at “the world’s first Instagram travel agency” — and whether it actually works

We put Scotland's tourism board, which wants to help plan your trips through Instagram, to the test.

Introducing chinning, the Instagram pose fighting against ridiculous social media beauty standards

This is the glorious antithesis to the high-angle selfie.

Instagram will now let you control your comments in a small but significant update

Instagram now lets you better limit who can comment on a photo.

Celebrity hacks keep hitting Instagram. Here’s how the app could better protect verified users.

Here's what Instagram can do right now to make itself safer

How Instagram helped democratize beauty

Fashion lost its influential footing. Instagram might help the industry regain it.

11 tips that every (aspiring) fashion influencer needs to optimize their Instagram presence

Instagram's Eva Chen and Virginia Nam break down how to win at Fashion Week.