In this Word Game Wednesday, every correct answer will be a word, phrase, or proper noun that contains the letters E and I in that order, with complete disregard for the I before E except after C rule.
For example, if we said, a Hawaiian wreath of flowers worn around the neck, you would say lei.
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Here we go!
Clue #1: A stimulant compound found in tea and coffee
Clue #2: In a classic Christmas song, he was ridiculed until Santa asked him to guide his sleigh
Clue #3: The Nobel prize-winning author of “The Grapes of Wrath” “Of Mice and Men” and “East of Eden”
Clue #4: A landmark monument in Paris originally built to celebrate the centennial of the French Revolution
Clue #5: Award-winning singer and actress with hits like “Funny Girl,” “The Way We Were,” and “Meet the Fockers”
Clue #6: U.S. President who ran on the pre-Facebook campaign slogan, “I Like Ike”
Answer #1: Caffeine
Answer #2: Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer
Answer #3: John Steinbeck
Answer #4: Eiffel Tower
Answer #5: Barbra Streisand
Answer #6: Dwight D. Eisenhower