No mattah what the Noo Yawk Times implies.
He was born in California and raised in the People's Republic of Cambridge.
According to IMDB his real name is Benjamin Geza Affleck-Boldt.
My gawd! The horrah!
And let me tell you, everyone on THIS side of the rivah know just what exactly is in that watah oveh THEYAH.
But whatevah. I am still gonna go see Gone Baby Gone - represent yo!