Feed Frenzy: Ben Affleck as Batman?

Twitter erupted when the news hit that the "Argo" director would play the superhero.
1:56 | 08/24/13

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Super -- -- -- anywhere near a computer or TV in the past 24 hours really just clutching your Smartphone the news it seemed unavoidable. Ben Affleck chosen to play -- man in the upcoming man of steel sequel the -- Not nice. It's not the first time Affleck is build a superhero role. Played George -- AKA Superman and Hollywood landed 2006. And more famously or infamous -- daredevil in 2003. Yes he met his wife Jennifer Garner on the set go -- us find your name. Try asking for -- none the less than stellar performance fat Affleck swearing off super -- movies forever. And it seems many would have been happier he'd stuck to his work. With a variety poll showing that 77% of respondents said Affleck was the wrong choice. Haters gonna hate. So why is -- so controversial. There wasn't any kind of a superhero any embargo we -- -- together to improve and wasn't any kind of great as the man behind Superman. Why does -- get any social media cred for that. From the need. My theory. Many just hate the fact that a popular theme this mainstream -- -- was chosen for the role. Putting aside social media bureau Ryan Gosling. Which star over the Twitter verse -- wholeheartedly supported Brad Pitt. -- Affleck is a solid even great choice. And digging up old -- -- what's colder than a shopper mr. -- god. I should say I collected daredevil comics as a kid in my support for him here doesn't mean I'm happy about -- -- -- What do you think I'm guessing many still won't agree tweet us at Nightline.

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