Brer Rabbit

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Noun1.Brer Rabbit - the fictional character of a rabbit who appeared in tales supposedly told by Uncle Remus and first published in 1880
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A crucified individual, attended to by a Br'er Rabbit character, is nailed to a wooden contraption that's not exactly a cross.
What, then, do we make of the tenuous alliance between Judy and trickster fox Nick Wilde (Jason Bateman), which features none of the hunter-hunted tension shown between Br'er Rabbit and Br'er Fox in Disney's shameful "Song of the South"?
I've had a few Br'er Rabbit briar patch replies, 'Oh please don't choose Jeremy Corbyn, that would seriously worry us'.
Based on The Song Of The South, this seven-minute ride (one of the longest in the world) takes you into the backwoods land of Br'er Rabbit and pals.
Another was Br'er Rabbit, who outwitted an alligator set on devouring the rabbit.
On the first day of school, little Br'er Rabbit combed his ears, and he went hopping off to his running class.
When I was a little girl, before political correctness, my mother read me Uncle Remus stories, including the one in which Br'er Rabbit, the cunning trickster, saves his own life by persuading his captor that he is terrified of the briar patch.
They are Br'er Rabbit telling Br'er Fox "please don't throw me in the briar patch.
His initial assertion that "The folklore of Martinique is meager, and few children in Fort-de-France know the stories of 'Compe Lapin,' twin brother of the Br'er Rabbit of Louisiana's [sic] Uncle Remus" is a posture similar to that of Joel Chandler Harris's informants who claimed not to know any Brer Rabbit stories.
It is ironic, then, that my first book for children was six of the Br'er Rabbit stories that had been collected and retold by Van Dyke Parks and published by Harcourt Brace & Jovanovich in 1986.
But it was precisely this disguise--a "majestic sham," says Watkins; the Br'er Rabbit mask of a "crafty con artist"; a "near-hypnotic languidness" and "absentminded coon lethargy" turned all of a sudden into "the silken finesse of his dancing"--that ended up offending his own people, including Bill Cosby in a 1968 CBS special, Black History--Lost, Stolen, or Strayed, in which Perry was reviled as "an embarrassment to blacks," "a mockery of upstanding Negro citizens," "Hollywood's Uncle Tom," and "the willing accomplice to Hollywood's systematic denigration of the black man.
Readers may also recall that telling stories featuring animal characters is an ancient African tradition, as reflected in such works as Anansi the Spider, Aesop's fables and the original Br'er Rabbit folktales.