101 uses for canned air

“What’s the best thing that ever got canned? It has to be air*. On the surface this sounds like a complete rip-off, but for sheer geekertainment value, it may well be the best thing to get canned since Nicolas Appert invented the canning process in 1811. Having lost more men to malnutrition, starvation, and scurvy than to the enemy, Napoleon was so thrilled with the invention, he awarded Appert the grand sum of 12,000 francs. Since the creation of the misnamed “canned air” in the 1980s, people have found all kinds of uses for it. Here are just a few of my favorites.”

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