One more thing from our youth is slowly fading into oblivion, chewing gum. Remember the load snap you could make with a mouthful of Hubba Bubba, or Bubbilicious. Apparently the gum market is in a steep decline as more consumers reach for something else to satisfy their fixation. Rising prices, loss of flavor, and even changing formulas appear to be factors in the decline. Is there anything we can do to save gum? Here's what the "experts" are saying. Is gum a thing of the past?