They don't have to! Get some inspiration for empty beer can upcycling with these beer can creations. Go forth, my young apprentice.
Implications - Not only are you creating incredible pieces of novelty apartment art, you're helping the environment by not dumping the cans in a non-recycable garbage can, like many drinkers do. Personally, my favorite image in this collection is the lead one -- an older woman drinking a PBR on a PBR table. Tell me that isn't awesome.