Ben Affleck's back tattoo is "a phoenix rising from [his] ass" and he loves it.

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Ben Affleck was On the Ellen DeGeneres Show on Thursday where he discussed his tattoo

Affleck said:

"It's a phoenix"

"Rising from your ass," Ellen DeGeneres added.

"Yes, it's a phoenix rising from my ass," Affleck said. "And I was about to say it represents something really important to me, but you know what? Maybe just, we'll skip that. It's meaningful to me. I like it."

"So [the paparazzi] got a picture of my tattoo," he said. "And yeah, the sentiment ran, you know, against, which I think- I love my tattoo. I'm very happy with it."

Jennifer Garner weighed in on his back tattoo in 2016, when she told Vanity Fair:

"You know what we would say in my hometown about that? 'Bless his heart.'" "A phoenix rising from the ashes. Am I the ashes in this scenario? I take umbrage. I refuse to be the ashes."

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