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I'm certain that this bird, seen in Western Iowa on Monday, is a Common Grackle.  I'm also 95% sure it's a male.  My question is whether it's an immature male molting into it's adult plumage?  Or is it an adult male during it's seasonal/annual molt?  Although I do see what I believe to be a fleshy gape, which would indicate an immature bird.  The fleshy gape is not yellow, like I'm used to seeing in most immature birds.

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