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Facts about chewing gum — including the country where it's banned

Cheapism Logo By Kris Scott of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 19: Most of us don't think a lot about gum — we just chew it. But like with so many other things, it turns out that chewing gum has a pretty fascinating backstory. From its dawn in history to how it has spawned pop culture moments, modern-day industry innovations, and more, here is all the fascinating gum trivia you can possibly ponder. Now grab a stick of the stuff and get to reading. Related: 22 Things You Didn't Know About Jell-O

Gum Again?

Most of us don't think a lot about gum — we just chew it. But like with so many other things, it turns out that chewing gum has a pretty fascinating backstory. From its dawn in history to how it has spawned pop culture moments, modern-day industry innovations, and more, here is all the fascinating gum trivia you can possibly ponder. Now grab a stick of the stuff and get to reading. 

Related: 22 Things You Didn't Know About Jell-O

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