A Brief History of Flat Top Beer Cans

Press Button Can

This freak can emerged in the early '70s before being snuffed out by the stay tab. Cans with press buttons came with two pre-cut buttons, mimicking the holes one would make with a church key. A plastic covering protected the holes, which the drinker was to depress with two fingers. Perhaps you can already see the problem: cut and bloody digits.

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