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 8,555 times that day including 6,755 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2013_12_09_17:00:21.145 072.228.146.xxx HERE WE GO! 2013_12_09_17:00:29.852 074.243.132.xxx Hello from NC 2013_12_09_17:03:11.109 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Yea ... and 23 degrees is downright balmy compared to what we have had! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_17:07:46.556 068.227.056.xxx Win! LOOK TO THE RIGHT Komar vote to win HIT IT 2013_12_09_17:10:39.556 072.228.146.xxx Looks like another power outage! 2013_12_09_17:11:59.224 068.150.163.xxx Haha yes it did 2013_12_09_17:11:59.858 072.228.146.xxx Another power outage with OVERLOADS! 2013_12_09_17:12:20.901 068.227.056.xxx YOU TELLING ME YOU DON'T HAVE BATTERIES AND SOLAR PANELS? SHAME! 2013_12_09_17:13:14.464 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Solar Panels aren't putting out much power in the dark - LOL! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_17:13:16.013 072.228.146.xxx I WAS JUST MESSING AROUND! 2013_12_09_17:13:20.622 068.227.056.xxx Solar panels are dollar a watt now SHIPPED to your door! 2013_12_09_17:14:23.755 068.227.056.xxx That's why you grid tie them FREE POWER ALL DAY LONG meter goes backwards 2013_12_09_17:15:38.850 076.099.198.xxx hi person 2013_12_09_17:15:49.172 068.227.056.xxx Batteries for long power outages LIKE SANDY! 2013_12_09_17:16:07.558 072.228.146.xxx TURN THE LIGHTS ON, CAN'T SEE A THING! 2013_12_09_17:16:45.566 076.099.198.xxx person you should wave or somthing 2013_12_09_17:17:25.144 072.228.146.xxx It's Alek! lol 2013_12_09_17:17:43.129 068.227.056.xxx Build a fake arm that waves all the time 2013_12_09_17:18:43.468 068.150.163.xxx That could be hard to accomplish 2013_12_09_17:19:15.372 072.228.146.xxx WHO'S TURNING OFF THE LIGHTS??? 2013_12_09_17:19:50.641 068.227.056.xxx Build a hand that waves all the time, just back and forth, not hard 2013_12_09_17:20:43.928 068.150.163.xxx Why not make it look real? 2013_12_09_17:21:18.810 072.228.146.xxx I keep getting overloaded with the same person! 2013_12_09_17:21:35.112 068.227.056.xxx Make it warm with a pulse! And add sweat ! And creepy ! 2013_12_09_17:21:38.514 203.213.069.xxx HI MATE...MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM GYMPIE, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA 2013_12_09_17:22:07.373 072.228.146.xxx OK... LOOKS LIKE CONTROLS ARE RESTORED! 2013_12_09_17:22:14.135 068.150.163.xxx Guy pie eh? 2013_12_09_17:22:29.750 068.227.056.xxx Controls toggled 5,068 times (includes 4,661 overloads) AND IT JUST STARTED? 2013_12_09_17:22:53.417 072.228.146.xxx WOW! ALREADY! LOL (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_09_17:23:02.560 203.213.069.xxx Well done again...and its gympie...lol 2013_12_09_17:23:09.991 068.227.056.xxx Is that figure correct? (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_09_17:23:11.895 068.150.163.xxx Yeah ease off the controls 2013_12_09_17:23:40.965 072.228.146.xxx I JUST KEEP GETTING OVERLOADED! (11) 2013_12_09_17:24:00.577 068.227.056.xxx 5700 in 20 minutes NOT HUMAN! Script kiddy (11) 2013_12_09_17:24:42.952 072.228.146.xxx Yup 1 person, over 5,000 clicks! (12) 2013_12_09_17:24:55.386 068.227.056.xxx Now (includes 5,673 overloads) (12) 2013_12_09_17:25:27.404 203.213.069.xxx whoever is overloading alek's lights...stop it please 2013_12_09_17:25:34.155 072.228.146.xxx SANTA HATES OVERLOADERS! (13) 2013_12_09_17:26:14.992 203.213.069.xxx hey alek....charge them ___1.00 a click and i bet they stop 2013_12_09_17:26:22.631 072.228.146.xxx Hey, they may have stopped! (14) 2013_12_09_17:26:25.857 068.227.056.xxx You only get 200 clicks a day, the SCRIPT does nothing really (13) 2013_12_09_17:26:37.468 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Santa sent some coal to the overloader - be nice to others please ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_17:27:23.141 068.227.056.xxx Alek probably blocked the IP (14) 2013_12_09_17:28:15.050 072.228.146.xxx Looks like controls are RESTORED! (15) 2013_12_09_17:28:31.535 068.227.056.xxx So OK someone wrote a simple loop, come on, lets try some real programming (15) 2013_12_09_17:28:40.293 203.213.069.xxx Merry Christmas to all from Gympie. In Australia. Kangaroo land 2013_12_09_17:29:05.333 068.150.163.xxx Gympie eh? 2013_12_09_17:29:27.355 203.213.069.xxx yeh mate...in australia 2013_12_09_17:29:57.627 068.227.056.xxx It's 72F in the land down under, nice weather! (16) 2013_12_09_17:30:15.191 068.150.163.xxx Cool 2013_12_09_17:30:35.699 203.213.069.xxx i tune in every year. yeh way hotter than that. 38 celcius at the moment 2013_12_09_17:30:53.688 068.150.163.xxx Oh my 2013_12_09_17:30:56.038 068.227.056.xxx Cars out front - MOMMY! MOMMY! STOP IN FRONT OF KOMAR'S !!! (17) 2013_12_09_17:33:11.527 068.227.056.xxx If you like ON then hit the green buttons! (18) 2013_12_09_17:33:40.637 072.228.146.xxx lol (16) 2013_12_09_17:38:48.195 072.228.146.xxx Playing with lights is FUN! (17) 2013_12_09_17:39:17.808 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** The rooftop ON/OFF is much more visible tonight - see blog ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_17:46:34.380 069.146.147.xxx hi again Alek I visit every year 2013_12_09_17:47:20.813 069.146.147.xxx House looks good this year. How about a wave? 2013_12_09_17:51:31.323 071.230.111.xxx Alek can you wave to the camera 2013_12_09_17:52:06.914 071.230.111.xxx beep 2013_12_09_17:53:09.987 071.230.111.xxx Spongebob squarepants 2013_12_09_17:54:17.254 071.230.111.xxx I love going on here 2013_12_09_17:54:49.585 072.228.146.xxx I have been on here a few times already this year! LOVE IT! (18) 2013_12_09_17:55:00.529 071.230.111.xxx Me too 2013_12_09_17:55:46.986 071.230.111.xxx you look nice today Alek 2013_12_09_17:56:38.248 071.230.111.xxx Are you sad Alek? 2013_12_09_17:57:39.405 072.228.146.xxx I'm done for the night! Be back tomorrow, maybe! (19) 2013_12_09_17:57:51.477 071.230.111.xxx bye! 2013_12_09_17:58:11.231 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Not sad at all - I just naturally don't smile as much as I should! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_17:58:20.075 024.190.227.xxx do that again! 2013_12_09_17:58:53.287 071.230.111.xxx I want glasses like yours Alek 2013_12_09_17:59:34.352 071.230.111.xxx Alek what is your favorite food? (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_09_18:00:39.566 071.230.111.xxx what is that ball thing next to you? (11) 2013_12_09_18:02:37.224 071.230.111.xxx I love how you can send messages (12) 2013_12_09_18:03:55.343 071.230.111.xxx Alek can you see the messages? I know that is a dumb question (13) 2013_12_09_18:04:07.743 024.190.227.xxx Thank you, this was fun, I'll be back! 2013_12_09_18:05:34.254 071.230.111.xxx hulk smash (14) 2013_12_09_18:06:11.890 071.230.111.xxx I have to go now bye! (15) 2013_12_09_18:15:06.603 072.211.174.xxx Greetings from Green Valley, AZ 2013_12_09_18:22:16.294 076.099.198.xxx HAY DOOD I SEE UU 2013_12_09_18:27:02.684 076.099.198.xxx I SAW U 2013_12_09_18:27:42.301 076.099.198.xxx U LEFT BAH HUMBUG 2013_12_09_18:51:21.158 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Great Christmas Lights Fight starts shortly on ABC ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_18:52:42.509 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Maybe it is just me, but "fight" doesn't seem right for Christmas ... ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_18:54:16.104 108.211.068.xxx hello Alex my 7th year 2013_12_09_18:54:38.367 024.049.217.xxx CI 2013_12_09_18:55:18.272 024.049.217.xxx I love you Matthew 2013_12_09_18:55:35.548 071.131.134.xxx I love you Tonya 2013_12_09_18:57:09.967 024.049.217.xxx I love you Matthew 2013_12_09_18:59:20.261 071.131.134.xxx Tonya, you are my world. I love you more than anything! 2013_12_09_19:00:36.390 024.049.217.xxx Matthew, Im So lucky to be your wife, I love you more than anything! 2013_12_09_19:03:44.455 108.211.068.xxx Hey Alex!!! 2013_12_09_19:03:57.683 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Awsome messages - thanks Matthew and Tonya - Merry Christmas! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_19:04:20.068 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Thanks for coming by for another year 108.211 ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_19:04:29.824 107.214.215.xxx Merry Christmas from Georgia! It's FINALS week! 2013_12_09_19:04:33.867 108.211.068.xxx Hello Alek!!! 2013_12_09_19:05:19.760 108.211.068.xxx This makes my Christmas 2013_12_09_19:07:26.813 107.214.215.xxx Mine too. Sorry I missed Halloween 2013_12_09_19:12:42.657 047.054.195.xxx Happy Holidays!! 2013_12_09_19:14:35.659 068.097.096.xxx Merry Christmas ___3 2013_12_09_19:20:21.754 072.092.067.xxx Awww. Lots of romance tonight. Nice! 2013_12_09_19:20:24.411 071.114.165.xxx hello aleks 2013_12_09_19:21:35.114 072.092.067.xxx I get busy for a few nights and there are more lights! 2013_12_09_19:37:29.444 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Pretty much everything is deployed - but I should check the light count ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_19:40:00.204 068.227.056.xxx The Komar sanitarium - INSANE LIGHTS stay here! (19) 2013_12_09_19:40:37.295 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Either that ... or Komar himself is a bit insane - LOL! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_19:40:38.436 065.096.133.xxx light fights Not for charity, for ego. Thumbs down! 2013_12_09_19:41:57.294 075.053.173.xxx Thanks for the lights Alek! 2013_12_09_19:42:49.213 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** You are welcome - glad you enjoy the show - comment at ABC if you like this display - LOL! ;-) ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_19:44:20.786 068.227.056.xxx Alek RISKED HIS LIFE FOR THE LIGHTS! See blog (20 IM's so far today) 2013_12_09_19:45:40.812 075.053.173.xxx Merry Christmas to you and your family Alek. 2013_12_09_19:49:52.484 024.099.011.xxx Hello from Georgia! 2013_12_09_19:52:55.516 068.150.163.xxx Who is watching the Christmas light fight? 2013_12_09_19:54:43.117 024.099.011.xxx is that still on?? 2013_12_09_19:54:52.792 068.150.163.xxx Yes (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_09_19:57:12.281 065.096.133.xxx Made comment about your lights on ABC Facebook #ABCNetwork 2013_12_09_19:58:11.258 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** LOL - they may not allow it - we'll see! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_20:03:33.229 068.150.163.xxx You could have been on this show Alek (11) 2013_12_09_20:04:08.173 065.096.133.xxx Why? Alek does it for charity, not himself. 2013_12_09_20:04:34.097 068.150.163.xxx That's the whole reason (12) 2013_12_09_20:04:58.209 065.096.133.xxx that show is pure ego otherwise they would donate that mony 2013_12_09_20:06:17.544 068.150.163.xxx Yea I know but*** still cool (13) 2013_12_09_20:07:15.274 068.150.163.xxx It's (14) 2013_12_09_20:14:39.939 069.205.042.xxx Laura Jacobs was here 2013_12_09_20:17:27.688 173.087.220.xxx Matt was here 2013_12_09_20:20:41.435 024.220.026.xxx old man winter is here 2013_12_09_20:22:00.985 024.220.026.xxx Merry Christmas from Top Gear 2013_12_09_20:27:12.702 068.150.163.xxx Woohoo (15) 2013_12_09_20:29:32.445 070.188.189.xxx Carl Sefrazza Enfield CT 2013_12_09_20:53:21.268 071.056.032.xxx Why hello there 2013_12_09_21:01:31.287 071.056.032.xxx Hi Alek! 2013_12_09_21:02:49.045 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Hello Internet! ;-) ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_21:03:34.487 071.056.032.xxx Who wants eggnog?! 2013_12_09_21:04:13.077 068.150.163.xxx Rum or no rum? (16) 2013_12_09_21:05:45.488 071.056.032.xxx _________(________________________) either 2013_12_09_21:06:39.640 071.056.032.xxx _____________________ 2013_12_09_21:08:32.318 071.056.032.xxx Anybody have any who hash? 2013_12_09_21:13:13.635 069.248.122.xxx Any santa yet ___)? 2013_12_09_21:14:37.017 071.056.032.xxx It appears X10 only recognizes a limited portion of the ASCII table, may I sugg 2013_12_09_21:15:16.633 069.248.122.xxx This is fun every time :) ! thx 2013_12_09_21:16:06.512 071.056.032.xxx I have eggnog! 2013_12_09_21:16:14.916 069.248.122.xxx Any brandy to spare ? 2013_12_09_21:16:49.682 071.056.032.xxx No, no booze. BYOB 2013_12_09_21:17:39.672 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Brandy AND Eggnog (in moderation of course) is a great combo! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_21:18:38.669 071.056.032.xxx Hooray for the internet and alcohol! (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_09_21:20:17.504 069.248.122.xxx And good light show! 2013_12_09_21:37:06.391 071.056.032.xxx Only 23 minutes of lights left! :-O (11) 2013_12_09_21:37:08.232 142.167.010.xxx Finally got snow here 2013_12_09_21:39:24.625 071.056.032.xxx No sno here, but I'm in Georgia :-( (12) 2013_12_09_21:39:54.342 071.056.032.xxx No snow here, but I'm in Georgia (13) 2013_12_09_21:43:58.657 142.167.010.xxx We don't usually get White Christmas it still melts :( 2013_12_09_21:45:46.655 068.227.056.xxx Cars out front - MOMMY! MOMMY! STOP IN FRONT OF KOMAR'S !!! (21) 2013_12_09_21:54:45.934 068.150.163.xxx Where's mister "last post"? (17) 2013_12_09_21:57:28.302 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** He might be lurking around ... guess we'll know in a few minutes! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_09_21:57:41.292 069.014.170.xxx another night at the Komar household has once again come to an end! :( 2013_12_09_21:58:21.650 068.150.163.xxx Yes it has (18) 2013_12_09_21:59:30.567 071.056.032.xxx Are we there yet? (14) 2013_12_09_21:59:55.890 068.229.060.xxx another night comes to an end 2013_12_09_21:59:56.567 068.227.056.xxx LAST POST AS ALWAYS! HO! HO! HO! (22) 2013_12_09_21:59:59.327 068.150.163.xxx Last Post! Hahaha (19)