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A Look Back At The (Pretty Awful) ‘Bazooka Joe’ Chewing Gum Comics
A Look Back At The (Pretty Awful) ‘Bazooka Joe’ Chewing Gum Comics
It's been a rough couple of weeks for snacks with vague connections to the world of comics. Hot on the heels of Hostess shutting down and denying us any further crime-fighting through fruit pies, Bazooka Gum has rebranded, going with a new design that "takes visual cues from comic books and skateboard culture and graffiti," but ditches the actual comic strips that have been part of the
Bazooka Gum Rebrands, Dumps Bazooka Joe Strips After 49 Years
Bazooka Gum Rebrands, Dumps Bazooka Joe Strips After 49 Years
It's the end of an era. After almost five decades, Bazooka bubble gum is getting a new look to make it more in tune with today's gum-chewing audience - and ditching the comic book adventures of Bazooka Joe in the process.The New York Times is reporting that sales of Bazooka gum will fall a projected 48% between 2007 and the end of 2012, necessitating a rethink for the company in terms of how to se