ENVIRONMENT
07/10/2014 11:53 am ET Updated Jul 10, 2014

6 Times Americans Totally Deserved To Be Smacked Down By Mother Nature

We probably shouldn't be proud of the fact that the United States continues to be a global leader in carbon emissions, but apparently some people want our country to be first place in everything. "Rolling coal" is the new anti-environmental viral sensation, where people modify their trucks to expel bigger, thicker clouds of black exhaust as a form of political protest against President Barack Obama's stance on addressing climate change.

Sadly, rollin' coal isn't the first instance of people deliberately neglecting the environment to make a statement. Corporations, politicians and citizens with doubts about climate science seemingly feel no remorse about making things difficult for Mother Nature. Below are six instances of groups of people working to push climate change along in the wrong direction.

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6 Times Americans Totally Deserved To Be Smacked Down By Mother Nature
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