CBC Newfoundland and Labrador

This story has legs ... and a passport

seen would expect the story about Danny Williams travelling to the U.S. to solve a health problem to get lot of interest in the province, and because he's a colourful well-known politician, across Canada.

However because of the viral nature of the internet, the story is garnering interest in the U.S. itself.

The well-known Drudge Report has posted a link to a National Post story with the title: Canadian Premier COMES TO USA for surgery.

Here's a blog entry from the Charleston Daily Mail: Canada health story of the day

From a Blog called Start Thinking Right: Another Foreign Leader Bypasses His Socialist System For American Medical Treatment

And from a blog called Hot Air: Canadian province premier bails on single-payer system for surgery

seen found many more - on a similar theme.