What is slime and why are we so obsessed?

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Why is slime so popular?! Sure, it’s hard to resist squeezing and squishing that good, good stuff but when and how exactly did it start taking over our lives? NBC News’ Savannah Sellers breaks down the slime trend, how slime’s made and the whole slimy history from Mattel to Ghostbusters to today’s DIY craze. Plus, Karina Garcia, the slime queen herself, weighs in.