Google searches spike: ‘How can I move to Canada?’
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Google says the search “How can I move to Canada?” spiked 350 percent as results came in late Tuesday showing wins for GOP presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald TrumpWhite House pushes back on Trump's Taiwan move Senate GOP to Obama: Stop issuing new rules Senate: Act now to save Ukraine MORE.

“Searches for ‘how can I move to Canada’ on Google have spiked +350% in the past hours,” tweeted Simon Rogers, the search engine’s data editor, Tuesday evening alongside the hashtag #SuperTuesday.

"Searches for 'Move to Canada' are higher than at any time in Google history," the company later added.

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Trump dominated on Super Tuesday, the biggest date of the Republican presidential primary so far. He won seven out of a possible 11 contests. Sen. Ted CruzTed CruzSenate GOP to Obama: Stop issuing new rules Week ahead: AT&T-Time Warner merger under scrutiny Trump could be the most significant president of our time MORE (R-Texas) won three states, and Sen. Marco RubioMarco RubioSenate GOP to Obama: Stop issuing new rules Juan Williams: McConnell won big by blocking Obama The ignored question: What does the future Republican Party look like? MORE (R-Fla.) took Minnesota.

The outspoken billionaire also commanded attention on Google and Twitter before ballots were cast.

Trump dominated about 79 percent of Google searches about the GOP presidential field before votes started rolling in, and he took roughly 80 percent of mentions on Twitter in the same time frame.

The real estate tycoon leads his GOP presidential primary rivals by nearly 16 points, according to the latest RealClearPolitics average of polls before Tuesday night’s contests.

Trump’s success in polls and voting booths is not resonating with all Americans, however. 

The New York Daily News on Wednesday published a cover story offering a guide for Americans "fleeing" the U.S.