Ben Affleck Talks Matt Damon and Mom During Honorary Doctorate Acceptance Speech

Ben Affleck Talks Matt Damon and Mom During Honorary Doctorate Acceptance Speech

His life has been especially exciting as of late, and Ben Affleck added another accomplishment to his resume over the weekend- an honorary Doctorate degree from Brown University.

During his acceptance speech, the Argo star proclaimed, “This is a spectacular honor for me. Among other things today, in terms of higher education, I passed Matt Damon.”

Affleck also dedicated his degree to his mom Christine, who looked on with pride in her eyes. “This means a lot to her. She never got to see me graduate from any higher education at all. So, Mom, this is for you. I love you.”

Although Bens little girl Violet had a hard time understanding what all the fuss was about. “My daughter”s 7. She said, “Why are you doing that, Dad You went to no classes and did no homework.”