I assume Damon was paying no attention to the way his statements would apply outside of the realm of a reality show competition — in actual reality. And now Damon finds himself accused of opposition to affirmative action, pummeled with a hashtag and not particularly competitive in the social-media game.

Via Matt Damon is mocked with #Damonsplaining after he makes statements about hiring people to work on movies “based entirely on merit” @ Althouse.