black mamba

Narcomania

Prisons in the UK Are Facing a Synthetic Marijuana Epidemic

The government has described the synthetic weed Spice as "the most serious threat to the safety and security of the prison system," and it's not wrong.
Max Daly
12.8.16
Motherboard Blog

Tourist Captures Rare Black Mamba Fighting Technique On Camera

Are they fighting or...?
Sarah Emerson
5.25.16
Stuff

Inmates Talk About How Synthetic Cannabis Is Fucking Everyone Up in Prisons

According to the chief inspector of prisons, spice is having a "devastating impact" on inmates, so we asked them to tell us what they've seen.
Anonymous
5.5.16
Kobe Bryant

Kobe Went Full Kobe in His Final Game

Kobe's final game was vintage Kobe.
Sean Newell
4.14.16
snake names

Hawks and Zoo Atlanta Will Name a Black Mamba "Kobe" in Tribute to Kobe Bryant

A truly bizarre way to commemorate the man.
Liam Daniel Pierce
12.3.15
The End

The Tragic And Totally Gripping Spectacle That Is End-Stage Kobe Bryant

For two decades, Kobe Bryant has been one of the best and most merciless basketball players alive. It had to end sometime, and it was never going to end pretty.
John Wilmes
11.12.15
THE WORST DRUG IN THE WORLD

I Was Addicted to Spice, and It Might Be Responsible for My Bizarre, Unexplained Sickness

I started smoking synthetic cannabis after the real stuff stopped doing it for me. Four years later, I'm suffering from a weird, white blood cell-related illness supposedly triggered by certain cannabinoids.
Bill Morris
8.18.15
Narcomania

A Guide to Spice: The Drug That's Putting British Students in the Hospital

Everything you need to know about "robot weed," the UK's new nightmare drug.
Max Daly
5.22.15
Stuff

A New Synthetic Drug Is Making British Prisoners Violent and Psychotic

"Black Mamba" is changing drug culture and wreaking havoc in the UK's prisons.
Steve Zacharanda
4.15.15
the high post

Kobe Bryant's Miserable, Exhilarating Future

The Black Mamba is in the twilight of his NBA career. It's going to be fun to watch how it ends.
Alex Wong
7.28.14