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 996 times that day including 340 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2014_12_11_17:02:01.957 086.010.010.xxx hi alek from Wales uk 2014_12_11_17:02:53.561 086.010.010.xxx Give us a wave pls 2014_12_11_17:04:14.706 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** How about a Plasma Ball grip! ***ALEK*** 2014_12_11_17:05:03.078 087.211.103.xxx Please dont stop your work, its awsome 2014_12_11_17:07:13.195 068.106.030.xxx Greetings from Green Valley, AZ 2014_12_11_17:10:01.769 089.212.039.xxx Slovenia says HI! Do you know where it is? ___) 2014_12_11_17:13:26.670 086.010.010.xxx hi Slovenia from Wales uk 2014_12_11_17:19:00.747 072.228.146.xxx Hello from Elma, NY near Buffalo, NY... BIG fan of this cam! 2014_12_11_17:20:22.224 072.228.146.xxx For 1 last time! LOL 2014_12_11_17:22:38.229 098.168.171.xxx Merry Christmas Bobby H. From Lori R. 2014_12_11_17:24:30.004 072.228.146.xxx I'm going to miss the action that goes on each year! 2014_12_11_17:25:22.678 098.168.171.xxx Merry Christmas from Oklahoma 2014_12_11_17:27:43.621 072.228.146.xxx As mentioned on the blog, I think you should set up a virtual... 2014_12_11_17:28:34.501 072.228.146.xxx ...webcam so we can pretend we are controlling them! 2014_12_11_17:30:30.178 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Funny idea, but probably won't happen ***ALEK*** 2014_12_11_17:31:02.575 072.228.146.xxx Oh, ok 2014_12_11_17:33:48.292 072.228.146.xxx I came up with that since I saw that you did it between 2002-2004! 2014_12_11_17:34:26.792 072.228.146.xxx 2002 and 2004! 2014_12_11_17:36:11.181 072.228.146.xxx I came up with that since I saw that you did it between 02 - 04 2014_12_11_17:37:57.566 070.215.000.xxx Ollie scored 3 goals!!! 2014_12_11_17:38:37.188 038.129.225.xxx hello from Calabash NC 2014_12_11_17:39:31.591 038.129.225.xxx And from the Studios of 107.5 The Vibe 2014_12_11_17:42:04.567 072.228.146.xxx Reply for funny idea message... (10 IM's so far today) 2014_12_11_17:42:42.392 072.228.146.xxx I came up with that since I saw that you did it between 02 - 04 (11) 2014_12_11_17:45:00.741 072.228.146.xxx Just got dark all of a sudden! (12) 2014_12_11_17:46:02.269 072.228.146.xxx Ahhh... that's better! LOL! (13) 2014_12_11_17:47:04.988 072.228.146.xxx Maybe the ghost from Halloween did it! LOL! (14) 2014_12_11_17:49:35.285 185.008.239.xxx Please DON 2014_12_11_17:52:48.189 185.008.239.xxx Merry Christmas! Please DON'T STOP - this is the best webcam site ever! 2014_12_11_17:53:43.698 072.228.146.xxx I AGREE! (15) 2014_12_11_17:54:39.250 072.228.146.xxx Green "HO" agrees too! LOL! (16) 2014_12_11_17:55:54.844 072.228.146.xxx Who else wants this left online for years to come? (17) 2014_12_11_17:57:08.714 072.228.146.xxx We should take a vote! LOL! (18) 2014_12_11_17:59:52.033 072.228.146.xxx Sad to say this but have to go! May be back tomorrow! BYE! (19) 2014_12_11_18:06:48.253 024.138.039.xxx Great job Alek 2014_12_11_18:14:51.715 024.138.039.xxx Hi from Linda in Nova Scotia 2014_12_11_18:21:13.944 068.151.069.xxx Hello fellow Canadian 2014_12_11_18:36:01.455 108.036.128.xxx Wish I could see an aerial of this year's lights. 2014_12_11_18:36:45.328 108.036.128.xxx Alek, do you know anyone with a quadcopter? 2014_12_11_18:49:01.003 046.028.050.xxx I'LL MISS THIS PLACE, ALEK! 2014_12_11_18:58:40.986 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Thanks for the nice words - I'll miss it too! ***ALEK*** 2014_12_11_19:02:34.990 046.028.050.xxx the 90s design, the classic midi file and the flashy lights will always have a 2014_12_11_19:44:46.483 076.184.224.xxx Bring back. Puffy AmiYumi to the Cartoon Network. 2014_12_11_20:14:36.663 098.213.174.xxx Chicago Cubs #1 2014_12_11_20:35:58.717 068.151.069.xxx Hahaha 2014_12_11_20:48:48.590 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** I'm going to take some pictures tonight, so shut down at 9:00 ***ALEK***