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 3,024 times that day including 1,224 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2013_12_05_16:39:08.844 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Turning on the X10 Controls early on this snowy Thursday! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_16:45:29.465 067.233.075.xxx how cold is it there 2013_12_05_16:47:16.923 067.233.075.xxx hi everybody 2013_12_05_16:48:10.113 067.233.075.xxx does anybody want to play a game? 2013_12_05_16:48:53.136 067.233.075.xxx simon says 2013_12_05_16:49:40.183 067.233.075.xxx hey alek how cold is it there? 2013_12_05_16:52:24.898 074.176.003.xxx Merry Christmas from Kingston Georgia 2013_12_05_16:52:53.684 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** COLD!!!! Replacing light (no gloves) is no fun! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_16:53:34.107 067.233.075.xxx wow, it is 70 here in va 2013_12_05_16:56:48.687 067.233.075.xxx alek are you having a good december so far 2013_12_05_16:58:42.366 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Yep ... although some wild temperature swings - gotta love Colorado! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_16:59:34.493 067.233.075.xxx cool, i wish was snowing here. 2013_12_05_17:04:24.481 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** I just posted picture of the Christmas Train on the Blog - it's BBAACCKKK!!!! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_17:04:48.073 067.233.075.xxx ok i'll look 2013_12_05_17:07:35.080 067.233.075.xxx that's cool (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_05_17:08:05.699 068.147.237.xxx Merry Esnay 2013_12_05_17:08:22.290 067.233.075.xxx we have a giant 8ft santa (11) 2013_12_05_17:12:06.125 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** That's a 12' Santa on the left side of webcam1 - a real PIA when it is windy! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_17:12:35.066 067.233.075.xxx wow (12) 2013_12_05_17:13:07.502 068.147.237.xxx Is Santa home? 2013_12_05_17:13:31.335 066.226.040.xxx Hey ya'll Merry Christmas from NC 2013_12_05_17:13:44.664 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Welllll ... the sign does say Santa's Workshop ... HO-HO-HO! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_17:14:00.552 067.233.075.xxx ha ha (13) 2013_12_05_17:14:38.182 068.147.237.xxx what's for supper ? 2013_12_05_17:15:14.693 067.233.075.xxx has anybody ever played an instrument? (14) 2013_12_05_17:15:16.112 174.023.177.xxx Hi Uncle Alek 2013_12_05_17:16:10.768 067.233.075.xxx has anybody ever played an instrument? (15) 2013_12_05_17:17:08.197 066.226.040.xxx have a happy happy happy christmas 2013_12_05_17:17:11.806 170.188.005.xxx It's wicked cold out!! Bbbbrrrrrrrrrr!! 2013_12_05_17:17:45.914 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Slight chance of hitting NEGATIVE 10 tonight ... ouch! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_17:18:05.112 067.233.075.xxx wow that___s really cold (16) 2013_12_05_17:18:38.554 098.218.074.xxx You go, Hulkster! 2013_12_05_17:18:56.361 066.226.040.xxx hhhiiiii 2013_12_05_17:18:59.571 067.233.075.xxx hello (17) 2013_12_05_17:19:41.994 066.226.040.xxx beautiful CHRISTmas display 2013_12_05_17:20:53.760 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** The HULK is not too happy about the cold ... plus light snow coming down now ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_17:21:27.905 067.233.075.xxx he doesn___t like snow (18) 2013_12_05_17:21:51.733 066.226.040.xxx do you think you will have a white christmas this year?? 2013_12_05_17:22:11.093 067.233.075.xxx i think so (19) 2013_12_05_17:27:12.165 075.140.112.xxx Everything looks beautiful! 2013_12_05_17:28:35.473 066.226.040.xxx hhhhhhiiiiiiii 2013_12_05_17:29:32.664 067.080.221.xxx Happy end of Hanukkah! 2013_12_05_17:34:13.961 207.191.154.xxx Hello Happy Christmas from Minnesota!! - The Olsons- 2013_12_05_17:47:26.908 096.002.098.xxx GO WILD!!!!! 2013_12_05_17:47:47.793 072.200.220.xxx Merry Christmas from snowy Oklahoma 2013_12_05_17:48:11.695 096.002.098.xxx Princeton Minnesota here!!!! 2013_12_05_17:51:17.527 072.077.212.xxx Hey Alek from Tampa! God bless and Merry Christmas! 81f today! No Snow! 2013_12_05_17:52:38.632 072.077.212.xxx After Happy Birthday, brother. Just turned 62...UGH! 2013_12_05_17:53:36.048 068.150.161.xxx Nice to see the train back out! 2013_12_05_17:54:15.684 072.092.067.xxx Yes! I was about to say the same! Yay Train! 2013_12_05_17:54:28.372 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Yea, I forgot how good the train looks - was a ton of work to fix it - see the Blog ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_17:54:40.232 065.102.213.xxx hi everyone! 2013_12_05_17:55:00.052 072.092.067.xxx It looks like it was, Alek! Great Job! 2013_12_05_17:55:06.212 068.150.161.xxx Where is everyone from? 2013_12_05_17:55:41.171 072.092.067.xxx Northeast 2013_12_05_17:55:44.330 066.226.040.xxx North 2013_12_05_17:56:02.540 068.150.161.xxx Where north? 2013_12_05_17:56:15.887 072.092.067.xxx Canada? 2013_12_05_17:57:30.523 072.092.067.xxx Alek, do you still have those Santa bubbler lights? 2013_12_05_17:57:53.169 068.150.161.xxx Okay 2013_12_05_17:58:04.274 066.226.040.xxx Sorry meant to put North Carolina 2013_12_05_17:58:35.721 068.150.161.xxx Right on 2013_12_05_17:58:56.133 066.226.040.xxx Where are u from????? 2013_12_05_17:59:16.714 068.150.161.xxx Alberta Canada 2013_12_05_17:59:40.829 067.233.075.xxx virginia (20 IM's so far today) 2013_12_05_18:00:10.218 072.092.067.xxx Pennsylvania :) 2013_12_05_18:02:25.790 068.150.161.xxx Awesome, spread out 2013_12_05_18:04:11.320 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** 072: Oh yeah we got Santa Bubbler lights! ;-) ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_18:04:15.110 086.017.075.xxx just as awesome as i remember 2013_12_05_18:32:27.016 142.167.010.xxx Found reverse clocks today...made me think of your office :) 2013_12_05_18:36:09.477 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Wife due home any minute ... with BlackJack Pizza! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_18:52:42.872 216.099.123.xxx mcKayden says hey! 2013_12_05_18:54:13.319 216.099.123.xxx hi everyone, from Calabash N.C.! 2013_12_05_18:59:14.803 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Pizza was GOOD! Moving car into garage ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_19:03:16.198 065.096.133.xxx Alek, it was nice to hear you from your youtube video. 2013_12_05_19:06:08.370 066.226.040.xxx hi people!! (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_05_19:06:55.958 066.226.040.xxx How are yall doin?? (11) 2013_12_05_19:08:40.852 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** WOW ... it is COOLLLDDDDD out there! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_19:09:36.268 071.201.177.xxx Totally radical cowabunga!! 2013_12_05_19:10:52.162 066.226.040.xxx Alek, thx 4 doing this once again!!!! (12) 2013_12_05_19:14:02.060 066.226.040.xxx hello (13) 2013_12_05_19:23:39.912 071.201.177.xxx Can't wait to show the kiddos!! 2013_12_05_19:26:38.750 099.249.117.xxx works on my android phone merry christmas 2013_12_05_19:31:52.559 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Should also work on i-Devices ... ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_19:38:09.598 024.098.072.xxx Merry Christmas! 2013_12_05_19:39:25.525 071.201.177.xxx Merry Christmas to ALL!! 2013_12_05_19:40:06.721 071.201.177.xxx And to ALL a good night!! 2013_12_05_19:49:10.277 096.002.098.xxx GO WILD!!!!! 2013_12_05_20:10:30.865 070.197.010.xxx Merry Christmas Cuz.. LtCol Dronoff 2013_12_05_20:13:53.355 075.087.190.xxx The lights are pretty chaotic tonight! :) 2013_12_05_20:23:25.265 068.227.056.xxx 87 people viewing Christmas Lights AT 3.0F !! 2013_12_05_20:29:23.392 068.227.056.xxx ZONE 7 is mine! 2013_12_05_20:30:45.356 068.227.056.xxx DO NOT TURN ON ZONE 7 - IT'S MINE! 2013_12_05_20:32:31.316 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Zone #7 is Big 12' Santa ... he might not like that - LOL! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_20:32:46.646 068.227.056.xxx I OWN SNOOPY TOO!! 2013_12_05_20:33:32.053 068.227.056.xxx That's a HO HO NO NO!! 2013_12_05_20:37:39.044 068.227.056.xxx Spooky Santa needs some FAT!! FEED CREEPY SANTA! 2013_12_05_20:39:13.399 068.227.056.xxx FEED STALKER SANTA! FAT! FAT! FAT! Does he even have a beard? 2013_12_05_20:43:16.277 068.150.161.xxx 90 people, wow!! 2013_12_05_20:43:39.303 068.227.056.xxx ____YOU ____ARE __WASTING __POWER! 2013_12_05_20:46:34.833 068.227.056.xxx Win! LOOK TO THE RIGHT Komar vote to win HIT IT 2013_12_05_20:51:57.555 079.145.036.xxx Xaby TE QUIERO 2013_12_05_20:52:03.064 076.072.013.xxx Hello from Lafayette, LA! 2013_12_05_20:52:33.018 079.145.036.xxx Xaby TE QUIERO 2013_12_05_20:52:53.015 088.007.242.xxx Te quiero Eva 2013_12_05_20:54:32.122 079.145.036.xxx Xaby te como todo el nabo 2013_12_05_20:54:50.966 088.007.242.xxx Hola buen hombre!! 2013_12_05_20:55:29.139 079.145.036.xxx Hola soy un terrorista y te veo 2013_12_05_20:55:50.074 088.007.242.xxx Good work!! 2013_12_05_20:56:53.701 079.145.036.xxx TE QUIERO GORDI 2013_12_05_20:56:57.177 068.227.056.xxx This is a secret NSA back door! I see what's happening at your house! (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_05_20:57:16.184 174.108.049.xxx Merry Christmas from NC! 2013_12_05_20:57:18.411 088.007.242.xxx Eva Streitz. Will you marry me? 2013_12_05_20:57:33.042 079.145.036.xxx YESSSS!!! 2013_12_05_20:58:24.069 088.007.242.xxx merry christmas from Spain! @xabylin 2013_12_05_20:58:49.084 079.145.036.xxx Merry Xmas from Canary @EvaStreitz 2013_12_05_20:59:14.413 088.007.242.xxx @evastreitz love U 2013_12_05_20:59:18.471 068.227.056.xxx Only man can create a time when you have to go buy stuff (11) 2013_12_05_20:59:36.326 079.145.036.xxx HARLEM SHAKEEEEEEE!!!! 2013_12_05_20:59:48.966 142.167.010.xxx No one has to buy anything 2013_12_05_21:00:04.115 068.227.056.xxx Tell the little woman that! (12) 2013_12_05_21:01:42.727 072.211.174.xxx Greetings from Green Valley, AZ 2013_12_05_21:03:01.168 099.140.253.xxx Merry Christmas everyone! 2013_12_05_21:16:18.054 088.007.242.xxx Eva, I love U 2013_12_05_21:16:19.743 068.227.056.xxx NEW PICS! See the Christmas Blog ! (13) 2013_12_05_21:16:55.171 079.145.036.xxx Javi pr____________ame 2013_12_05_21:17:29.160 088.007.242.xxx pre______ame 2013_12_05_21:17:43.734 068.227.056.xxx THAT IS HOW YOU KEEP THEM OFF! (14) 2013_12_05_21:18:17.601 088.007.242.xxx @xabylin @evastreitz on twitter 2013_12_05_21:18:31.178 068.227.056.xxx PUT AWAY THAT LADDER! (15) 2013_12_05_21:18:36.062 079.145.036.xxx SPAM (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_05_21:19:18.046 088.007.242.xxx Eva Streitz. Will you marry me? (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_05_21:19:33.859 079.145.036.xxx Yes baaaaby (11) 2013_12_05_21:19:38.246 068.227.056.xxx SPAM IS HAM! (16) 2013_12_05_21:23:23.093 068.227.056.xxx SPAM I am, bahm, bam, bram, cam, camm, cham, clam, cram, dahm, dam, dram, flam, (17) 2013_12_05_21:25:29.266 068.227.056.xxx SPAM, ma'am, scram, sham, slam, jam, pam, swam, tam, yam!! (18) 2013_12_05_21:27:05.988 068.227.056.xxx There's SPAM at hoover dam at the hydraulic ram! (19) 2013_12_05_21:27:55.323 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Santa is watching - he brings coal to spammers! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_21:28:25.131 068.227.056.xxx Your midterm exam was about a giant clam ? SPAM! (20 IM's so far today) 2013_12_05_21:30:25.091 068.227.056.xxx Santa put a ROCK in my stocking last year! (21) 2013_12_05_21:32:12.464 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** See ... Santa is ALWAYS watching ... and perhaps your Mom too! ;-) ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_21:32:26.834 068.227.056.xxx Pics of CREEPY STALKER SANTA on Christmas Blog! YUCK! (22) 2013_12_05_21:33:39.939 068.227.056.xxx NSA knows if you are naughty and uses that against you! (23) 2013_12_05_21:34:29.532 068.227.056.xxx Not so worried about Santa knowing ! (24) 2013_12_05_21:35:54.032 068.227.056.xxx Snowden is a HERO only a little leaked so far! (25) 2013_12_05_21:38:22.599 068.227.056.xxx ____YOU ____ARE __WASTING __POWER!!! (26) 2013_12_05_21:39:19.955 068.227.056.xxx ____YOU ____ARE __WASTING ___POWER ! (27) 2013_12_05_21:40:38.104 068.227.056.xxx Common Energy Wasting Products ! (28) 2013_12_05_21:41:34.592 068.227.056.xxx mobile phone plugged into a socket all the time! CUT IT! (29) 2013_12_05_21:42:23.108 068.227.056.xxx Keep doors shut during cold weather! HERMIT! (30 IM's so far today) 2013_12_05_21:43:50.065 068.227.056.xxx Your TV is one of the biggest wasters of energy AND YOUR LIFE! (31) 2013_12_05_21:44:48.601 068.227.056.xxx DVD players, set-top boxes and games consoles POWER STRIP THEM! (32) 2013_12_05_21:45:39.215 068.227.056.xxx See? You were wasting power! GET CFLs too! (33) 2013_12_05_21:46:37.474 068.227.056.xxx ____YOU ___WERE __WASTING ___POWER ! (34) 2013_12_05_21:46:42.834 068.009.142.xxx BUY LITECOIN 2013_12_05_21:49:01.974 068.227.056.xxx Bitcoin is at 1100 !! (35) 2013_12_05_21:49:49.397 068.009.142.xxx Litecoin's ROI is greater right now! 2013_12_05_21:50:09.295 068.227.056.xxx Seriously folks, you have 10 minutes left to play! (36) 2013_12_05_21:50:56.698 068.009.142.xxx Seriously folks, litecoin. 2013_12_05_21:51:36.235 068.227.056.xxx Buy a solar panels and get better ROI ! (37) 2013_12_05_21:54:16.464 068.227.056.xxx I HIT THE BUTTON AND IT TURNED OFF! WOW!! (38) 2013_12_05_21:56:01.713 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Solar Panels wouldn't work too well at night for christmas lights! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_05_21:56:18.725 068.227.056.xxx My software says*** this one button and all off! (39) 2013_12_05_21:57:06.650 068.227.056.xxx I got it from Joe's software emporium ! (40 IM's so far today) 2013_12_05_21:58:07.307 068.227.056.xxx He sells a software for ALL ON too! (41) 2013_12_05_21:58:46.946 068.227.056.xxx See? I have both! (42) 2013_12_05_21:59:09.247 074.078.055.xxx hey hey hey 2013_12_05_21:59:28.371 107.004.171.xxx Thanks for the display. Great job again this year. 2013_12_05_21:59:55.581 068.227.056.xxx LAST POST AS ALWAYS! (43)