Media Minutiae

Quick hits to end the day.

FishbowlDC: Ben Affleck appeared before a Senate subcommittee to plead his case that Batman should have a Boston accent.

TVNewser: Good Morning America and Today used the new Twitter app Periscope during their shows this morningMatt Lauer, America’s new grandpa, suggested that everyone “read a book” instead.

PRNewser: Shonda Rhimes’ reaction to that idiotic and racist Deadline article was perfect.