Ben Affleck to Live on $1.50 for Five Days

Ben Affleck

A famous celebrity like Ben Affleck has lots of money and I guess a not-so-ordinary lifestyle that if his wealth would suddenly be taken away, he’d have a hard time coping. Imagine, if he only gets to live on $1.50 a day for five days, how would he manage? That would be exciting to know.

However, Ben thinks he can manage very well because he signed up for the “Below The Line” project in order to help raise awareness on poverty. What can you buy with $1.50 these days? I guess not much just the very basics. It will surely be a great challenge for the actor.

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Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Have Problems But Not Splitting

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner’s marriage is one of those which I thought was a solid one but appearances can be deceiving. Far from being a perfect partnership, Ben and Jen also have their fair share of marital problems. This came to light during Ben’s speech when he accepted his Best Picture Academy Award for “Argo!”

Indeed his statement addressing his wife was a very significant one. He thanked her for working on their relationship for 10 Christmases. It’s the best kind of work and there’s no one he’d rather work with.

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Are Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Going for Baby No. 4?

Jennifer Garner has just given birth to a son whom they named Samuel in February. It’s her third offspring with actor husband Ben Affleck. Jen is happy that they finally have a boy and seems content with having three children. On the other hand, Ben’s feelings about it are another matter!

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner

It seems Ben wants four kids! Yes he likes to have a big family. And with their incomes they can provide well for a big family. But Jen wants to go back to the big screen soon. Ben wants another child. This could be a source of conflict for the two. I hope they can resolve it in a way beneficial to both of them.

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Ben Affleck's Humanitarian Quest to The Congo

ben affleck in the congo

Ben Affleck has jetted off to The Congo in efforts of highlighting the suffering of the victims of its Civil War and drawing international attention to the unfortunate people who cannot be igonred.
This is Affleck's fourth trip to The Congo since 2007. In May he filmed a documentary about the war-torn area for Nightline.
Affleck dropped by refugee camps -where 250,000 people are trying to manage- in Eastern Congo and talked to displaced children and parents and took exclusive footage with his own camera.

ben affleck in congo

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Quick Celebrity Spin!

I am way behind in my celebrity news this week ... Gosh! I hate when this happens!
I rounded up three interesting news about Halle Berry, Ben Affleck and the one and only Brad Pitt!

nahla and her mommy halle

Halle was spotted at the Los Angeles Zoo and she wasn't alone! Halle had her mommy by her side and her little daughter Nahla on her hand! This is the first time we get a very good look at the little angle!

ben at work

As for Ben Affleck, I couldn't let this pass because he amazes me! Ben is all about lending a helping hand. He was busy at the America's Second Harvest "Send Hunger Packing" event in Denver last Wednesday and he also held a charity poker event! Kudos!

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