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 1,989 times that day including 812 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2013_12_20_17:01:23.759 068.189.222.xxx first 2013_12_20_17:02:18.436 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** second ... HO-HO-HO! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_20_17:23:45.825 068.150.161.xxx 3rd... times a charm! 2013_12_20_17:24:28.539 068.150.161.xxx what's new Y'all? 2013_12_20_17:26:22.965 068.150.161.xxx keep it like this ALL night 2013_12_20_17:28:38.312 068.150.161.xxx raindrops on roses and Kittens with Mittens 2013_12_20_17:30:01.617 068.150.161.xxx where is everyone? 2013_12_20_17:32:47.760 068.150.161.xxx good to see the Stepping Santa doing his Stepping 2013_12_20_17:33:54.029 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Yea, I found another 12VDC transformer and he's back in action! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_20_17:34:38.839 068.150.161.xxx that's great. hopefully nothing else decides to break! 2013_12_20_17:36:50.212 143.231.249.xxx Thank you for this and the funds you have raised :) 2013_12_20_17:38:20.346 068.150.161.xxx Alek, Fake or real tree? 2013_12_20_17:39:26.958 068.150.161.xxx I think Webcam 1 is a touch out of place. Can't see ON 2013_12_20_17:43:45.725 173.068.193.xxx All I want for christmas is for people to be less self absorbed and litigus 2013_12_20_17:43:48.239 068.150.161.xxx there it is! weird, it wasn't ON before (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_20_17:44:46.041 173.068.193.xxx please everyone contribute to society 2013_12_20_17:45:41.802 068.150.161.xxx I contribute by paying taxes and working! (11) 2013_12_20_17:46:38.788 173.068.193.xxx Sounds good! That's a start. Go above and beyond 2013_12_20_17:47:22.533 173.068.193.xxx Let's change the morale of this country 2013_12_20_17:47:55.105 068.150.161.xxx yawn... good luck getting 325 million to do that (12) 2013_12_20_17:48:29.557 173.068.193.xxx you have to start somewhere. This is how movements happen 2013_12_20_17:49:35.251 173.068.193.xxx make a difference 2013_12_20_17:55:12.057 068.150.161.xxx I don't think this is the website to be starting it (13) 2013_12_20_17:58:04.223 068.150.161.xxx No more work till Christmas! :D 2 weeks to do squat (14) 2013_12_20_17:58:27.634 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Yea, kids are DONE with school for the year! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_20_17:59:59.098 080.229.228.xxx When do kids in america break up___ here in the UK i get 3 weeks 2013_12_20_18:02:00.899 068.150.161.xxx usually till the last weekend before Christmas (15) 2013_12_20_18:02:56.189 068.150.161.xxx it's 2 weeks (16) 2013_12_20_18:03:28.358 080.229.228.xxx And in the summer? In the uk we get 5-8 weeks 2013_12_20_18:03:33.695 080.043.249.xxx Hello 2013_12_20_18:03:44.335 068.150.161.xxx normally July-August (17) 2013_12_20_18:05:19.562 068.150.161.xxx there are some schools however that go all year (18) 2013_12_20_18:08:15.020 080.043.249.xxx Excellent Work....Yet Again!!!! 2013_12_20_18:10:13.672 068.150.161.xxx always done fantastic! he deserves an award! (19) 2013_12_20_18:30:28.631 068.150.161.xxx Alek looks deep in work (20 IM's so far today) 2013_12_20_18:44:05.975 071.230.111.xxx ikr 2013_12_20_18:44:58.862 071.230.111.xxx Hi Alek!! 2013_12_20_18:45:16.113 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Hello Internet! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_20_18:45:41.331 071.230.111.xxx you look good with your glasses off 2013_12_20_18:48:56.381 074.108.141.xxx no more rats 2013_12_20_18:49:05.625 071.230.111.xxx there is something wrong with me 2013_12_20_18:49:39.953 074.108.141.xxx u stole my bait 2013_12_20_18:50:05.991 071.230.111.xxx ME? 2013_12_20_18:50:48.378 074.108.141.xxx my daughter she is sinked up :) 2013_12_20_18:51:23.466 071.230.111.xxx Alek how are you? 2013_12_20_18:54:24.574 068.150.161.xxx I'm fine, how are you? (21) 2013_12_20_18:56:40.055 074.108.141.xxx hello kim 2013_12_20_18:57:26.421 096.002.098.xxx 5 days away!!!!!!! 2013_12_20_18:58:08.570 071.230.111.xxx I know right im so excited 2013_12_20_18:58:58.897 173.081.173.xxx Nancy wuz her 2013_12_20_18:59:18.152 068.150.161.xxx Was here? where are you now? (22) 2013_12_20_18:59:30.354 173.081.173.xxx still hee 2013_12_20_19:00:18.628 173.081.173.xxx rrr,the r does work 2013_12_20_19:00:24.900 074.108.141.xxx u on yet B? 2013_12_20_19:02:40.598 068.150.161.xxx ABC NBC CBSS (23) 2013_12_20_19:03:30.617 096.002.098.xxx GO WILD!!!!!!!!!! 2013_12_20_19:03:33.501 086.012.241.xxx hello and merry Christmas from Andrew in northern Ireland 2013_12_20_19:03:48.503 068.150.161.xxx woohoo!! yay Minnesota fan! (24) 2013_12_20_19:04:22.238 096.002.098.xxx Yep.....Minnesota Wild fan all the way!!!!! 2013_12_20_19:04:40.410 086.012.241.xxx merry Christmas !!! 2013_12_20_19:04:43.910 068.150.161.xxx hows it going tonight? snowing much? (25) 2013_12_20_19:04:49.203 074.108.141.xxx I love you annie 2013_12_20_19:05:27.858 068.150.161.xxx we need to start turning off and on (26) 2013_12_20_19:05:33.700 074.108.141.xxx Heywood Jablowme 2013_12_20_19:07:05.359 068.150.161.xxx I'm looking for Hue Ga**.. hue Ga** anyone? (27) 2013_12_20_19:09:24.173 068.150.161.xxx The Simpsons............. (28) 2013_12_20_19:10:31.714 068.150.161.xxx Why you little @#___@#___ (29) 2013_12_20_19:14:21.550 074.108.141.xxx DOH WHY I OUTTA 2013_12_20_19:15:02.142 068.150.161.xxx oh oh.. I didn't do nobody saw me do, ya can't prove anything! (30 IM's so far today) 2013_12_20_19:16:04.682 068.150.161.xxx jees. I forgot IT twice (31) 2013_12_20_19:16:12.352 074.108.141.xxx LED ZEPPELIN 2013_12_20_19:16:51.976 068.150.161.xxx Led Gasoline (32) 2013_12_20_19:16:53.117 096.002.098.xxx Merry Christmas from Princeton, MN!!!!!! 2013_12_20_19:17:16.913 074.108.141.xxx Long Island NY (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_20_19:17:17.209 082.145.211.xxx Yeah xmas lights on an android rocks! 2013_12_20_19:17:31.280 068.150.161.xxx where are you from Minneapolis/St. Paul? (33) 2013_12_20_19:18:14.942 072.092.067.xxx Merry Christmas from the Pretzel State! 2013_12_20_19:18:45.546 074.108.141.xxx Had a dream I was a tailpipe (11) 2013_12_20_19:18:51.589 096.002.098.xxx I am from Blaine a suburb of Minneapolis 2013_12_20_19:19:26.277 068.150.161.xxx i see. I was in Minneapolis once.. in 1991 (34) 2013_12_20_19:19:30.169 074.108.141.xxx I woke up exhausted (12) 2013_12_20_19:19:52.689 096.002.098.xxx But I live up north of Minneapolis in Princeton now 2013_12_20_19:20:10.500 068.150.161.xxx how far from the Canadian Border? (35) 2013_12_20_19:20:43.810 096.002.098.xxx 4 hour drive from the Canadian border 2013_12_20_19:21:07.546 072.092.067.xxx Wonder if you could see these lights from space? 2013_12_20_19:21:27.470 068.150.161.xxx not likely. it's not intense enough (36) 2013_12_20_19:21:42.278 074.108.141.xxx A new l****** dinosaur was discoverd (13) 2013_12_20_19:22:19.704 068.150.161.xxx what? all except L was censored (37) 2013_12_20_19:22:33.062 074.108.141.xxx licksalotapuss (14) 2013_12_20_19:22:56.460 068.150.161.xxx that was lame (38) 2013_12_20_19:23:06.707 072.092.067.xxx Merrrrrrrry Christmas! 2013_12_20_19:23:53.122 068.150.161.xxx let's all make a movie (39) 2013_12_20_19:25:37.876 068.150.161.xxx call it amazing Alek's awesome lights show (40 IM's so far today) 2013_12_20_19:26:50.972 068.150.161.xxx what Hollywood actor could play Alek? (41) 2013_12_20_19:28:58.872 072.092.067.xxx Robert Downey Jr. 2013_12_20_19:29:13.353 068.150.161.xxx really? (42) 2013_12_20_19:29:37.612 072.092.067.xxx Absolutely. 2013_12_20_19:30:18.938 072.092.067.xxx Steve Carell could be fun tho. 2013_12_20_19:30:22.369 068.150.161.xxx hmmm (43) 2013_12_20_19:30:53.011 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** 068 - amazing Alek's awesome lights show - LOL! ***ALEK*** 2013_12_20_19:30:59.640 068.150.161.xxx well they'd be better than Steven Baldwin (44) 2013_12_20_19:31:19.245 072.092.067.xxx Hehe. True! 2013_12_20_19:31:44.219 068.150.161.xxx he's such a bad actor (45) 2013_12_20_19:32:33.759 074.108.141.xxx my x wife has more chins,,, (15) 2013_12_20_19:33:03.398 072.092.067.xxx than a chinchilla? 2013_12_20_19:33:08.884 074.108.141.xxx then a Chinise phone bok (16) 2013_12_20_19:33:32.117 068.150.161.xxx spelt Chinese wrong (46) 2013_12_20_19:34:26.726 068.150.161.xxx Steve Carell would probably be the best to play Alek. (47) 2013_12_20_19:36:01.792 068.150.161.xxx a 1 man show. fun to make (48) 2013_12_20_19:38:44.067 068.150.161.xxx everyone done Christmas Shopping??? (49) 2013_12_20_19:41:20.610 068.150.161.xxx Theme song... (50 IM's so far today) 2013_12_20_19:41:59.352 072.211.174.xxx Greetings from Green Valley, AZ 2013_12_20_19:43:08.596 068.150.161.xxx Greetings Warm one (51) 2013_12_20_19:44:09.121 068.150.161.xxx anyone see the Kmart commercial with the guys ?? (52) 2013_12_20_19:48:28.596 068.150.161.xxx looking forward to Christmas Eve Alek? (53) 2013_12_20_19:50:20.981 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Yep - Christmas Eve is always crazy, although less people this year ***ALEK*** 2013_12_20_19:50:32.175 068.150.161.xxx oh ya? (54) 2013_12_20_19:51:49.810 068.048.004.xxx Hi Jackson 2013_12_20_19:53:30.506 068.048.004.xxx Jackson Louis McCullough 2013_12_20_20:01:05.163 068.150.161.xxx Abaca Brian Calahan (55) 2013_12_20_20:02:28.628 068.150.161.xxx KHAN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (56) 2013_12_20_20:09:52.074 068.150.161.xxx oh me oh my (57) 2013_12_20_20:13:04.341 068.150.161.xxx morse code. (58) 2013_12_20_20:14:55.084 068.150.161.xxx _________ --- _________ --- (59) 2013_12_20_20:16:45.219 068.150.161.xxx beep beep.. boop boop boop beep beep (60 IM's so far today) 2013_12_20_20:21:12.591 068.150.161.xxx stay Classy Colorado (61) 2013_12_20_20:22:42.113 068.150.161.xxx this has been the slowest night here that I can recall (62) 2013_12_20_20:25:38.862 075.097.080.xxx Hello from Lewisberry, PA 2013_12_20_20:26:09.370 068.150.161.xxx hello P.A? (63) 2013_12_20_20:26:54.919 068.150.161.xxx hello? PA.. (64) 2013_12_20_20:27:40.581 075.097.080.xxx How's it going Alek? 2013_12_20_20:31:20.654 068.150.161.xxx ?kelA gniog ti s'woH (65) 2013_12_20_20:32:07.211 068.150.161.xxx mirror shotsstohs rorrim (66) 2013_12_20_20:34:33.780 068.150.161.xxx is Minnesota still here? (67) 2013_12_20_20:35:15.623 068.150.161.xxx is Mexico boy here yet? (68) 2013_12_20_20:36:26.095 068.150.161.xxx Jack and Jill went up the Hill to fetch a pail of water (69) 2013_12_20_20:37:39.522 075.097.080.xxx What happens next? 2013_12_20_20:38:03.830 068.150.161.xxx Jack pushed Jill down the hill and he flew to NYC (70 IM's so far today) 2013_12_20_20:40:10.055 068.150.161.xxx Jill broke her back, and sued Jack for all he had (71) 2013_12_20_20:43:59.357 068.150.161.xxx yo ho ho (72) 2013_12_20_20:50:03.634 068.150.161.xxx Santa Pirate (73) 2013_12_20_20:54:22.341 068.150.161.xxx arrrr.. Merry Christmas Matey! (74) 2013_12_20_20:55:49.203 068.150.161.xxx Everytime a Bell rings, an Angel gets it's wings (75) 2013_12_20_21:04:57.756 076.027.240.xxx test 2013_12_20_21:05:53.251 076.027.240.xxx Merry Christmas 2013_12_20_21:11:41.859 142.162.108.xxx PLA GO AWAY 2013_12_20_21:13:56.470 142.162.108.xxx shut up RBCP 2013_12_20_21:14:14.060 096.061.005.xxx Horse! 2013_12_20_21:14:41.358 142.162.108.xxx ho ho ho 2013_12_20_21:15:27.052 142.162.108.xxx GO AWAY PLA! 2013_12_20_21:17:58.179 096.061.005.xxx franks and beans 2013_12_20_21:19:25.196 096.061.005.xxx Banchods! 2013_12_20_21:32:45.733 107.128.064.xxx wat 2013_12_20_21:34:31.325 107.128.064.xxx c-a-c-t-u-s 2013_12_20_21:35:01.314 067.198.090.xxx Nova was here 2013_12_20_21:35:14.934 107.128.064.xxx no he wasn't 2013_12_20_21:35:40.493 142.162.108.xxx lux is a girl 2013_12_20_21:35:44.477 067.198.090.xxx but i was 2013_12_20_21:35:54.551 107.128.064.xxx omg, really? 2013_12_20_21:36:34.478 107.128.064.xxx Horseycat! 2013_12_20_21:37:01.370 142.162.108.xxx cactus up your bum 2013_12_20_21:37:28.690 107.128.064.xxx owey, no, that hurts 2013_12_20_21:38:30.557 067.198.090.xxx horse 2013_12_20_21:38:45.296 107.128.064.xxx cat 2013_12_20_21:39:47.149 107.128.064.xxx madhouselive 2013_12_20_21:40:51.583 107.128.064.xxx phonelosers 2013_12_20_21:41:08.191 142.162.108.xxx GO AWAY PLA! 2013_12_20_21:42:49.733 107.128.064.xxx pla pla pla cactus pla pla pla ds pla pla pla (10 IM's so far today) 2013_12_20_21:43:57.301 142.162.108.xxx show me your salami nips 2013_12_20_21:44:14.785 107.128.064.xxx pla brad pla stacie pla matt pla bison pla coolrob pla carlito pla (11) 2013_12_20_21:45:30.680 067.198.090.xxx baz rulz 2013_12_20_21:46:23.407 067.198.090.xxx zappos joke of the day 2013_12_20_21:49:14.022 107.128.064.xxx God's baby Jesus Santa. (12) 2013_12_20_21:51:07.462 107.128.064.xxx 4 lokos = one party (13) 2013_12_20_21:54:37.554 107.128.064.xxx Feliz Navidad. (14) 2013_12_20_21:56:45.660 107.128.064.xxx ___3 snow ___3 (15) 2013_12_20_21:57:40.159 107.128.064.xxx beep bop boop (16)