CNN anchor Jake Tapper usually plays things pretty straight, and today on “The Lead” he’s promising the results of a new poll of Iowa Republicans. He’s also having some fun with animal emoji while waiting for 4 p.m. to roll around, and he has followers guessing.

We’re pretty sure there are 16 critters lined up, and most are horses.

We think this represents Iowa:

Hmm … Marco Rubio did drink out of that water bottle during his response to the 2013 State of the Union address. (“Career ender?” asked CNN, later claiming the graphic was a joke.)

Here’s what we want to see; no guesswork needed.

It is wonderful, and who’s older than Hillary Clinton?

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