Posted in Daily Dose Tar baby Manuel L. Quezon III May 18, 2006 47 Comments on Tar baby Tweet My column for today is The tar baby. In it, I refer to a couple of things: Triumph of the Will, and the fable of Brer Rabbit and the tar baby. The tar baby story in the original dialect. Another version of the tar baby story in a more readily understandable form. Author: Manuel L. Quezon IIIManuel L. Quezon III.