Would you pay $250,000 for gum chewed by Gene Simmons? Someone has! Thu-10-Oct-13 08:16 Share this By Jay-Jay FeeneySomeone coughed up $250,000 to buy a piece of USED gum, which had been chewed by GENE SIMMONS of KISS.He chewed it less than two weeks ago, while on a British show called "Soccer AM".There's no word on who the buyer is, or what they were smoking when they made the bid. The proceeds will be donated to charity. You May Also Like Rock, paper, scissors... kiss! Miley has a new hook up buddy Dom kisses a dog! Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .