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Ben Affleck to live on $1.50 a day

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Updated: April 23, 2013 7:40PM



Oscar winner Ben Affleck, who long has done charity work in the Congo, hopes to bring attention to worldwide hunger by spending no more than $1.50 per day on food and drink — the definition of extreme poverty — for five days. The “Live Below the Line” campaign runs April 29-May 3. — B.Z.



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