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Ben Affleck cast as new Batman... Weirdly enough, not as a joke

Original post made by Sierra Rhodes, another community, on Aug 23, 2013

The nerd world is abuzz with news of the casting of Batman in the upcoming "Man of Steel" sequel. Christian Bale -- for reasons I speculate involve the chafing of leather suits and constant laryngitis from the "I'm Batman" voice -- has decided to give up his mantle as the cloaked, DC superhero. In what is being affectionately called "Batman vs. Superman," the gloomy billionaire Bruce Wayne will be played by Ben Affleck.

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Posted by S. Newt
a resident of Alamo
on Aug 23, 2013 at 5:24 pm

I am pleased to be absent from the demographic that invests time parsing which superhero movies are any good.