Question by  fooshcatraz (23)

What is the real story of the Jimmy Carter rabbit incident?


Answer by  Jakecutter (1819)

While Ex-President Carter was out fishing, he was jumped by a wild rabbit called a Swamp Rabbit. Whereas these rabbits can be feral, this time the animal was merely curious and tried to enter the boat Carter was in. Carter 'fought' back with his oar and it was all caught on film!


Answer by  grammybarbj (572)

President Carter had an encounter with a "swamp rabbit"while fishing. This is not cute easter bunny rabit a a big splayfooted rabbit called a swamp rabbit.


Answer by  rabbui (275)

Jimmy Carter was out in his boat when the media caught site of a swamp rabbit, nicknamed the "killer rabbit", furiously trying to board his boat. The rabbit who was anxiously trying to get on board caused Carter to flail at the animal with his oars. The incident was captured by a White House photographer.


Answer by  Bob8478 (1040)

President Jimmy Carter wasa fishing and a swimming rabbit attempted to board his fishing boat to attack him. He was able to deter the rabbit and it ended up swimming away. The press and media found out about this incident and it was heavily covered in the news. People were amazed at the rabbit's tenacity.


Answer by  peta (7)

When Jimmy Carter met during the inaugural ceremony of the New Yorker harbor bridge on of his spokespersons, she was not available because she said her rabbit was sick. This was recorded on tape and from the one, this scene was jokingly used when Jimmy Carter was portrayed in the tabloid press.

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