Remember just a few years ago, all the way back to 2015? It was a different time. Barack Obama was still the President, you were two years younger, Drake had released "Hotline Bling" to much fanfare. It seems like ages ago.
Well, turns out the tattoo was fake. According to Affleck, the tattoo was for a movie, even though the tattoo doesn't appear in any of his recent works. What the hell is going on here? Affleck told Extra, "I actually do have a number of tattoos, but I try to have them in places where you don’t have to do a lot of cover up."
Maybe someone will snap a candid shirtless picture of Ben in the near future and we can get to the bottom of this. Until then, it will remain as one of life's crazy mysteries.