Ever since Warner Bros. broke the news that Ben Affleck would don the Batman mask for Zack Snyder's Man of Steel sequel (meaning, since last night), fanboys and randos alike have been adding their two cents on the casting choice. Some have praised the decision, while many have poked fun at Affleck's past failed attempts at superhero stardom. One word: Daredevil.

But all this talk has gotten us thinking. What if Christian Bale was out of the picture and Ben Affleck had been the Dark Knight all along? Here's a collection of memes that make that a reality, complete with Batfleck's Boston accent. From Beantown to Gahtham!

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