Picture of the Day: Mitt Romney Is a Celtic

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It says so right there on the towel in his hands.

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Taking a quick break from campaigning, Mitt and Ann Romney headed to the Boston Garden ahem, "TD Garden" Sunday night to catch the Celtics and Atlanta Hawks square off in the NBA playoffs. The Celtics beat the pants off the Hawks, so perhaps the former governor is something of a good-luck charm. On the other hand, he's likely to win Georgia and lose Massachusetts in November. In any case, he was wise not to go to a Heat game the night before his jaunt to Northeast Ohio -- feelings there are still a bit raw from LeBron James' departure. Here's another photo, in which he looks like he's about to abducted by a spaceship:

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David Graham is a senior associate editor at The Atlantic, where he oversees the Politics Channel. He previously reported for Newsweek, The Wall Street Journal, and The National.

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