By Ann Oldenburg, USA TODAY
The news broke Thursday night that Ben Affleck, 41, will be the new Batman in a movie slated for 2015. He's taking over the Christian Bale role and will star opposite Henry Cavill.
At first there was just surprised reaction. And many just want Bale to return.
Now trending on Twitter is:#BetterBatmanThanBenAffleck with all sorts of suggestions for who should take over the iconic role.
Ideas include everything from a cat, to Big Bang Theory's Sheldon, to a Minion Batman...
...to Justin Bieber
Samuel L. Jackson
Jar Jar Binks
Sugar Bear from Honey Boo Boo
the old lady who greets you at Walmart
my pinkie toe
a grilled cheese sandwich
zombies from The Walking Dead
all of China
and "my mom."