Your favorite elementary school prank has just become useless. With this simple and all too obvious trick, you can ensure that you never get sprayed by a shaken pop can again.

This video isn’t new, but it went up on The Chive yesterday. It seemed likely that if a guy like me, who spends was too much time on the internet and has had a bit of Coke in his day, missed it the first time around, you probably did too. I was worried when they broke out a baby bottle that I had made a huge mistake. It turns out to be a great way to demonstrate what’s going on inside the can. It made me wish there was a lot more see-thru technology.

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