The B.C. Ferries vessels Salish Raven, Salish Orca and Salish Eagle will soon be plying the waves, serving comfort food and diesel-scented travel memories to B.C. ferry-goers.
But it wasn't a simple sail into the sunset. At first the social media campaign backfired when the #NameAFerry hashtag was hijacked by people critical of ferry service and rising fares.
Names on the original Facebook page ranged from insulting to profane:
- Queen of Denial
- High Fees on the High Seas
- The Christy Clark Ark
- Queen of No Other Choice