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Will Celebrities Who Said They'd Move To Canada If Trump Wins Actually Do It?

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You've seen the sentiment floating around social media leading up to election night. The threat of moving to a whole other country (or planet) if a certain candidate wins. The proclamation usually goes something like, "If Trump wins I'm moving to Canada." As the extremely close election night unfolds, many are starting to wonder will celebrities who said they'd move to Canada if Trump wins actually do it? After all, moving to another country is kind of a big deal.

This is not anything new. According to NPR, people threatened to move to Canada and several other countries during presidential elections. In an interview with the outlet, Vancouver-based immigration lawyer David Aujla said, "I did a lot of American immigration in the late 1990s, 2000s, [and] there was a huge spike in liberal-leaning individuals moving north."

But it's hard to say if people were moving or have moved to Canada specifically because of an election. Mainly, the reason for this is because no one's asking them their reason for moving upon entering the country. Regardless of whether it's actually happening or not, people still say it and probably will continue to.

Cher has probably come out with the most extreme relocation promise as she's mentioned on Twitter that the gas giant might be a good place for her to live, which is obviously well beyond Canada. She's trying to go to outer space.

Back here on planet Earth, actress and Girl's creator Lena Dunham has expressed a desire to move to our northern neighbor. According to The Hill, she told Andy Cohen in April, "I know a lot of people have been threatening to do this, but I really will." She continued, "I know a lovely place in Vancouver, and I can get my work done from there."

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PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 26: Lena Dunham speak at the Glamour And Facebook Host Conversation With Cindi Leive, Chelsea Clinton, Lena Dunham, America Ferrera At The Democratic National Convention on July 26, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Glamour)

Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston threatened to get out of dodge on a podcast interview. "It wouldn't be a vacation, I'd be an expatriate," he said.  Absolutely. I would definitely move."

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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 01: Actor Bryan Cranston attends the MPTF 95th anniversary celebration with 'Hollywood's Night Under The Stars' at MPTF Wasserman Campus on October 1, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mike Windle/Getty Images for MPTF)

The View co-host Raven Symone made her announcement that she's moving to Canada back in February, according to Fox News. "My confession for this election is if any Republican gets nominated, I’m gonna move to Canada with my entire family," Symone said. "I already have my ticket. No, I literally bought my ticket, I swear."

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American actress and LGBT activist Raven-Symoné takes part in the annual annual Pride Montreal 2016 Parade in Montreal on August 14, 2016. Trudeau is the first head of state of the G7 countries to attend a gay pride march for the LGBT rights. Almost 6,000 people marched in dowtown Montreal. / AFP / Marc BRAIBANT (Photo credit should read MARC BRAIBANT/AFP/Getty Images)

For a guy that's thought up a lot of horror, Stephen King apparently thinks that a Trump presidency is terrifying. "It scares me to death to the point where I've actually thought of moving to Canada," he told the Washington Post in September.

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American author Stephen King poses for photographers on November 13, 2013 in Paris, before a book signing event dedicated to the release of his new book 'Doctor Sleep', the sequel to his 1977 novel 'The Shining'. The best-selling author has written over 50 novels and sold 350 million copies worldwide. AFP PHOTO / KENZO TRIBOUILLARD (Photo credit should read KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Who knows if any of these celebrities will actually follow through on a move to Justin Trudeau’s world. The bigger question than will they or won't they, is if Trump wins, will there be room for everyone else that will want to move there too?