The Christmas Lights Webcam allows Internet surfers to send "Instant Messages via webcam" which are displayed real-time in Santa's Workshop.In addition, web surfers are controlling the lights & inflatables - i.e. turning them on and off via X10 controls - which they did 23,837 times that day including 21,934 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2012_12_17_17:00:53.329 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** As noted, 15' Balloon and 12' Santa unplugged due to strong winds ***ALEK*** 2012_12_17_17:00:58.881 067.050.094.xxx Hi Alek... Merry Christmas! 2012_12_17_17:25:54.664 024.046.090.xxx Ho ho ho 2012_12_17_17:40:33.371 188.221.018.xxx Hello from Birmingham, England! Wishing you all a very merry christmas! 2012_12_17_17:47:55.523 050.030.112.xxx Merry Christmas 2012_12_17_17:48:04.720 067.209.021.xxx Good evening from Calabash N.C. 2012_12_17_17:50:23.927 067.209.021.xxx and 107.5 The Vibe online radio says Happy Holidays 2012_12_17_17:57:51.832 107.003.064.xxx tfw no gf 2012_12_17_18:00:16.415 067.209.021.xxx happy holidays! 2012_12_17_18:03:21.459 071.195.147.xxx Hey Daniel! 2012_12_17_18:04:29.341 075.066.074.xxx Hey Elden! 2012_12_17_18:05:00.791 075.066.074.xxx Somebody loves Megan.... 2012_12_17_18:06:00.215 075.066.074.xxx I love Sadie Robertson 2012_12_17_18:09:23.755 068.061.245.xxx Is this the airport, Clark? 2012_12_17_18:17:34.507 062.030.120.xxx All I Want For Christmas Is January 2nd 2012_12_17_18:20:48.049 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** All I want for Christmas is some snow! ***ALEK*** 2012_12_17_18:22:07.782 068.150.163.xxx Come here, plenty! We'll ship it free! 2012_12_17_18:25:57.187 068.150.163.xxx 7 days! Yay! 2012_12_17_18:27:00.079 203.129.019.xxx Coyote is here 2012_12_17_18:27:07.571 086.129.156.xxx Alek - nay reason why you don't leave webcam 1 on 24/7 like webcam 2? 2012_12_17_18:29:33.990 071.211.150.xxx Hello from Grace from Louisville!!!!! 2012_12_17_18:29:37.152 216.154.101.xxx Awesome site :) Have a great Christmas!! 2012_12_17_18:32:23.527 071.211.150.xxx Happy Holidays! 2012_12_17_18:34:22.494 024.220.026.xxx gun's don't kill people kill people and the god judges them both 2012_12_17_18:38:43.723 216.154.101.xxx 8 More Sleepys!! :) 2012_12_17_19:10:39.366 050.089.089.xxx Simply having a wonderful Christmas time! :) 2012_12_17_19:12:22.397 173.031.169.xxx merry christmas from jack! 2012_12_17_19:16:31.804 098.071.081.xxx Merry Christmas from Shanielle 2012_12_17_19:31:25.246 024.061.235.xxx Merry Christmas from beautiful concord new hampshire! 2012_12_17_19:35:54.000 072.200.220.xxx Merry Christmas from Norman, Oklahoma 2012_12_17_19:41:35.156 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** X10 Controller had to be rebooted - working now! ***ALEK*** 2012_12_17_19:42:43.202 068.040.209.xxx Thats like the 2nd time in 2 days, isn't it? :( 2012_12_17_19:51:18.257 174.029.236.xxx time for upgrade. this site has been same for 4 years or more 2012_12_17_19:58:52.181 068.040.209.xxx we are sorry you feel that way - this site is for charity :) 2012_12_17_20:12:16.149 066.031.216.xxx Great site :o) 2012_12_17_20:37:45.994 068.037.134.xxx go jets 2012_12_17_20:41:22.164 070.194.003.xxx Merry Christmas everyone! 2012_12_17_21:02:57.764 174.024.221.xxx hi Maddy 2012_12_17_21:22:38.627 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** I'm going to have to shut down the display a bit early tonight - 9:30 - sorry. ***ALEK*** 2012_12_17_21:26:33.883 068.040.209.xxx why? :( 2012_12_17_21:29:42.496 207.237.092.xxx Merry Christmas!!! Love and Peace to all!