• Bowery Boys
  • The Dead Rabbits riot was a two-day civil disturbance in New York City resulting from what was originally a small-scale street fight between members of the Dead Rabbits and the Bowery Boys into a citywide gang war which occurred July 4-5, 1857. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the evening of July 4, 1857, while the rest of New York was celebrating Independence Day, members of the Dead Rabbits led a coalition of street gangs from the Five Points (with the exception of the Roach Guards with whom they had been fighting) into The Bowery to raid a clubhouse occupied by the Bowery Boys and the Atlantic Guards. (wikipedia.org)
  • After hard fighting, they cleared the streets, forcing both the Dead Rabbits and the Bowery Boys into the buildings and to the rooftops once again. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1998
  • Chart Attack - Mar 21, 2007 McGlynn, C. "The return of the remarkably virile Local Rabbits",[dead link] Eye Weekly, April 16, 1998. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Dead Rabbit Riot was featured in the History Channel documentary television series History's Mysteries in 1998. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Swamp Rabbits are the second ECHL franchise to play in Greenville, as the city hosted the Greenville Grrrowl from 1998 until 2006. (wikipedia.org)
  • gangs
  • The Bowery gangs were among the latter, while the Dead Rabbits were supporters of Wood. (wikipedia.org)
  • On July 4, a riot occurred between the Dead Rabbits and the Metropolitan Police, and the Bowery gangs against the Municipal Police, Mulberry Street Boys, Roach Guards, and Dead Rabbits in Bayard Street. (wikipedia.org)
  • The truce lasted only an hour or two as fighting resumed near The Tombs, supposedly brought about by a group of women from the Five Points who had provoked the Dead Rabbits into attacking the Bowery gangs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sydney
  • Arne Sjostedt of The Sydney Morning Herald praised Black Rabbits as "a great release from a band who has managed to plug out seven albums and maintain their reputation as the soul bearers of great Australian alternative rock. (wikipedia.org)
  • He also noted the scrubby, sandy soil between Sydney and Botany Bay would be ideal for farming rabbits. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first of these, in Sydney at least, was one built by Alexander Macleay at Elizabeth Bay House, "a preserve or rabbit-warren, surrounded by a substantial stone wall, and well stocked with that choice game. (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • The Dead Rabbits was the name of an Irish American criminal street gang in Lower Manhattan in the 1850s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bad Rabbits takes its name from one of Castleton's songs, which the group performed while on tour with him. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their parent company Kokudo ceased to exist in 2006 after a merger with Prince Hotels, Inc. They adopted the new name Seibu Prince Rabbits in 2006. (wikipedia.org)
  • White Rabbits was the name given to a group of women sculptors who worked with Lorado Taft at the World's Columbian Exposition in 1893. (wikipedia.org)
  • wishes
  • There Rabbit gathers the night's haul, grinds the wishes into stardust, and fills the sky with their starlight. (scholastic.com)
  • finally he reveals why he has been depressed and thoughtful, conveying to the white rabbit (female) that he wishes she will stay by his side forever. (wikipedia.org)
  • original
  • As per the original book, it is an allegory for the colonisation of Australia, depicting an invasion of rabbits (in lieu of the English settlers) described as alien, harsh and greedy, as they destroy the land and lives of the native marsupials (in lieu of the original Indigenous population). (wikipedia.org)
  • ground
  • The bottom 30cm (1ft) is sunk below ground level, with the lower 15cm (6in) bent outwards to stop rabbits tunnelling underneath. (rhs.org.uk)
  • The home ground is 'The Rabbits House' (Kaninhulen) in Svendborg Idrætscenter. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • They were also in the forefront of the Dead Rabbits Riot of 1857, and the 1863 New York Draft Riots in the American Civil War. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the most prominent Dead Rabbit gang leaders, John Morrissey, would later become a Democratic State Senator and member of the U.S. House of Representatives who vigorously represented Irish-American Roman Catholics for years to come. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Rabbits' Wedding is a children's picture book created and illustrated by American author and illustrator Garth Williams, who came to the fore as a writer after his success as an illustrator with Stuart Little. (wikipedia.org)
  • five
  • The Dead Rabbits were given the nicknames the "Mulberry Boys" and the "Mulberry Street Boys" by the New York City Police Department because they were known to have operated along Mulberry Street in the Five Points. (wikipedia.org)
  • Upon arriving in Australia, which had no native rabbit population, Austin asked his nephew William Austin in England to send him twelve grey rabbits, five hares, seventy-two partridges and some sparrows so he could continue his hobby in Australia by creating a local population of the species. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • The Rabbits is a music theatre work with music by Kate Miller-Heidke and libretto by Lally Katz (with additional music by Iain Grandage), based on the book by John Marsden illustrated by Shaun Tan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Burnham's reply was that Taft could "hire anyone, even white rabbits, if they can get the work done. (wikipedia.org)
  • Street
  • Besides street-fighting, the Dead Rabbits supported politicians such as Fernando Wood and the Tammany Hall machine, whose platforms included the welfare and benefit of immigrant groups and minorities, and under the leadership of Isaiah Rynders the gang acted as enforcers to violently persuade voters during elections to vote for their candidates. (wikipedia.org)
  • white
  • The Rabbits' Wedding was published on April 30, 1958, and depicted the love affair and wedding of two bunnies, one white and one black. (wikipedia.org)
  • The white rabbit accepts the black rabbit's wish and love. (wikipedia.org)
  • I was completely unaware that animals with white furs, such as white polar bears and white dogs and white rabbits, were considered blood relations of white human beings," Williams commented. (wikipedia.org)
  • Williams further explained to The New York Times: "I was only aware that a white horse next to a black horse looks very picturesque-and my rabbits were inspired by early Chinese paintings of black and white horses in misty landscapes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Taft, an instructor of sculpture at the Chicago Art Institute who had many qualified women students and who frequently employed women assistants himself, brought in a group of women assistants who were promptly dubbed "the White Rabbits. (wikipedia.org)
  • From the ranks of the White Rabbits were to emerge some of the most talented and successful women sculptors of the next generation. (wikipedia.org)
  • tour
  • Dirty Little Rabbits continued to tour in 2008, with their own shows through February and May and in support of Mindless Self Indulgence in June. (wikipedia.org)
  • Japan
  • The Seibu Prince Rabbits (SEIBUプリンス ラビッツ, Seibu Purinsu Rabittsu) were an Asia League Ice Hockey team based in Nishitōkyō City in Tokyo, Japan that was folded in 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • great
  • In addition, whenever one of the rabbits enters the room, the unseen audience whoops and applauds at great length, much like in a sitcom. (wikipedia.org)
  • group
  • Anbinder notes that, "for more than a decade, 'Dead Rabbit' became the standard phrase by which city residents described any scandalously riotous individual or group. (wikipedia.org)
  • story
  • The story follows Kokuryuu Kaguya as he joins the Battle Rabbits, an organization dedicated to protecting Earth from monsters, to get revenge against the demons who killed his father. (wikipedia.org)
  • video
  • Ninja Rabbits is a 1991 video game by MicroValue.The protagonist is a tall, anthropomorphic, anonymous rabbit with dark brown fur, a stick, and a ninja costume. (wikipedia.org)
  • little
  • Through July and August drummer Crahan was touring with Slipknot as part of the Mayhem Festival and as a result Dirty Little Rabbits temporarily went on hiatus. (wikipedia.org)
  • On July 31, 2009 Dirty Little Rabbits were scheduled to perform their first show outside of the US with Lacuna Coil in Ireland, and then the United Kingdom. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the time he had stated, "The introduction of a few rabbits could do little harm and might provide a touch of home, in addition to a spot of hunting," a prediction which has not aged well. (wikipedia.org)
  • wood
  • He said the rabbits lived under a pile of wood in the backyard and were around the same size as a household cat. (neatorama.com)
  • written
  • Battle Rabbits (バトラビッツ, Bato Rabittsu) is a Japanese manga series written by Yuki Amemiya and Yukino Ichihara. (wikipedia.org)
  • During an interview with The New York Times in 1959, Williams said, "[The Rabbits' Wedding] was not written for adults who will not understand it, because it is only about a soft, furry love and has no hidden messages of hate. (wikipedia.org)
  • SERIES
  • Originally consisting of a series of eight short episodes shown exclusively on Lynch's website, Rabbits is no longer available there. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rabbits receive a telephone call at one point, and later, at the climax of the series, a knock is heard at the door. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • This clearly shows a localised rabbit population explosion was underway in Tasmania in the early 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • the common rabbit is becoming so numerous throughout the colony, that they are running about on some large estates by thousands. (wikipedia.org)
  • easy
  • Rabbits or their spherical droppings are usually easy to spot. (rhs.org.uk)
  • Home of the Underdogs considers Ninja Rabbits to be horrendous due to bad controls, very easy gameplay, drab background palettes, and slow animations. (wikipedia.org)