Wait…so let's get this straight…so a snake that can kill you can soothe you too?
The black mamba…the snake…not Kobe or Beatrix Kiddo…is one of the world's deadliest snakes.
If bites from this serpent are left untreated, they have a 100 percent fatality rate.
But hidden inside this nectar of death are a few proteins that can actually work as painkillers!
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The Black Mamba… just the sound of its name sends chills down our spine.
It's one of the fastest, longest, deadliest snakes in the world.
It even eats babies!
Check it out in the above video… if you dare!
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Check out the teaser (above) for Robert Rodriguez's upcoming short film about Kobe Bryant.
According to Nike, the short will premiere during NBA's All-Star weekend in February.
For those of you curious about the origin of the name "Black Mamba," it's a nickname that Kobe gave himself after seeing the Kill Bill films.
And yes, Robert Rodriguez was heavily involved in Kill Bill Vol. 2, as the film's score composer.
…The More You Know!
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