156 halloween text messages on 2007/1014

The Halloween Decorations Webcam allows Internet surfers to send "Instant Messages via webcam" which are displayed real-time in the Haunted Office.In addition, web surfers are controlling the lights & inflatables - i.e. turning them on and off via X10 controls - which they did 2,270 times that day including 1,144 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!

Halloween "Instant Messages on webcam" on 1014

Date_Time                 IP Address        Message
2007_10_14_18:02:15.964   068.099.184.xxx   What's inside the pumpkin outside the garage?
2007_10_14_18:03:07.947   068.237.011.xxx   I see a ghost in there.
2007_10_14_18:06:10.081   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** No ghosts in here - just me!!!   ___-) ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_18:06:18.103   066.227.136.xxx   Hi From Alpena MI
2007_10_14_18:09:55.491   068.237.011.xxx   Greetings from Brooklyn, NY!
2007_10_14_18:12:00.480   024.110.180.xxx   hello from florida!
2007_10_14_18:13:15.694   065.191.216.xxx   Hi From Fayetteville North Carolina
2007_10_14_18:15:12.863   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Disabling X10 for some quick pictures ... ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_18:15:23.608   076.178.104.xxx   hey alek wave!
2007_10_14_18:17:33.751   065.191.216.xxx   awww turned off the controles :(
2007_10_14_18:19:31.929   076.178.104.xxx   hurry with the pics im getting bored
2007_10_14_18:20:27.780   076.178.104.xxx   hey cam 2 is moving!
2007_10_14_18:22:14.274   076.178.104.xxx   yay
2007_10_14_18:22:22.854   200.122.098.xxx   welcome back
2007_10_14_18:22:44.639   076.178.104.xxx   wave!
2007_10_14_18:22:45.645   076.073.169.xxx   is it raining there?
2007_10_14_18:22:53.508   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** OK - done with pictures - X10 Control back on!!! ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_18:23:13.113   200.122.098.xxx   yeah!!!!!!
2007_10_14_18:23:13.831   076.178.104.xxx   wave please!!!
2007_10_14_18:23:39.893   076.073.169.xxx   looks wet there but says no rain under weather
2007_10_14_18:23:54.635   200.122.098.xxx   this year, nobody writes !?!?
2007_10_14_18:24:50.197   076.178.104.xxx   who are you calling?
2007_10_14_18:25:31.077   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** rain gauge doesn't work well - probably 1/4" so far today ... ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_18:26:15.057   076.073.169.xxx   when will you start seeing snow?
2007_10_14_18:26:17.178   200.122.098.xxx   control X10 is overload and don't work!!
2007_10_14_18:26:44.174   076.178.104.xxx   my bad sorry
2007_10_14_18:29:48.695   068.099.184.xxx   Alek:  why aren't you watchinng the rockies?
2007_10_14_18:30:09.713   065.191.216.xxx   grr... guess im not gonna see the house with everything on
2007_10_14_18:31:38.753   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Am keeping an eye on Rockies Game online tonight ... ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_18:32:58.442   065.191.216.xxx   grr... everything is overloading
2007_10_14_18:33:24.480   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** BTW, pretty steady drizzle here, so surprised they are playing. ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_18:34:10.086   076.178.104.xxx   ive been watching it rain there all day on cam 2 (i have alot of free time)
2007_10_14_18:34:19.893   065.191.216.xxx   alek why do the x-10 controls overload so much?
2007_10_14_18:34:53.226   076.178.104.xxx   37 people trying to mess with them probably (10 IM's so far today)
2007_10_14_18:35:11.582   065.191.216.xxx   oh
2007_10_14_18:37:03.408   078.145.153.xxx   hi alex hows it goin
2007_10_14_18:38:09.316   078.145.153.xxx   can u give us a wave please
2007_10_14_18:39:04.352   065.191.216.xxx   ide imagen alek does alot of waving lol
2007_10_14_18:40:08.429   205.188.117.xxx   Hi Alek from Pa
2007_10_14_18:40:26.116   065.191.216.xxx   alek i cant wait to see your christmas lights this christmas cuz im a christmas
2007_10_14_18:41:14.752   065.191.216.xxx   im a major christmas nut if i new what i was doing ide do x1o to
2007_10_14_18:41:20.997   076.178.104.xxx   aleck can we get any other music without having to click the link to the right  (11)
2007_10_14_18:42:19.016   066.227.136.xxx   Have a good Niget
2007_10_14_18:42:54.576   066.227.136.xxx   Hi
2007_10_14_18:43:25.355   065.191.216.xxx   yay i see all the stuff lit up :D (10 IM's so far today)
2007_10_14_18:43:43.842   024.164.184.xxx   off off off off off off off...
2007_10_14_18:44:08.318   064.053.222.xxx   All your base are belong to us.
2007_10_14_18:44:24.836   065.191.216.xxx   no on on on on on on (11)
2007_10_14_18:44:48.083   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Rockies game has started - really surprised with weather ... ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_18:45:23.505   024.164.184.xxx   off of off off off off off...
2007_10_14_18:45:23.865   076.178.104.xxx   alek turn cam 1 over so we can see hulk (12)
2007_10_14_18:45:34.594   205.188.117.xxx   Its in the 50s here brrrrrr Pa
2007_10_14_18:48:05.712   024.164.184.xxx   put camera back
2007_10_14_18:48:09.169   065.191.216.xxx   awesome cam is moving (12)
2007_10_14_18:48:22.099   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** There's a closeup of the HULK for 'ya ... ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_18:48:22.836   076.178.104.xxx   hooray thanks (13)
2007_10_14_18:48:48.443   024.164.184.xxx   boooo put camera back
2007_10_14_18:48:51.980   076.178.104.xxx   what is the hulk made of? (14)
2007_10_14_18:48:53.577   070.106.057.xxx   Why cant you see the Inflatables
2007_10_14_18:48:58.962   065.191.216.xxx   whats that thing thats not standing up? (13)
2007_10_14_18:49:59.455   070.106.057.xxx   Why can't you see the Inflatables
2007_10_14_18:50:30.094   070.106.057.xxx   NVM
2007_10_14_18:51:18.567   070.106.057.xxx   Alek why is your webcam moving
2007_10_14_18:51:31.653   076.109.129.xxx   HELLO
2007_10_14_18:51:36.554   076.178.104.xxx   he was doing it (15)
2007_10_14_18:51:57.656   076.109.129.xxx   Oh
2007_10_14_18:52:26.780   076.178.104.xxx   alekzoom in on cam 2 with cam 1 (16)
2007_10_14_18:52:50.458   076.109.129.xxx   i was jus wonerin why it cant be video feed not updated pics?
2007_10_14_18:53:52.353   076.109.129.xxx   i dont know
2007_10_14_18:54:37.408   076.109.129.xxx   imagine how weird his yard looks to the neighboors
2007_10_14_18:56:20.534   076.178.104.xxx   bye. wave alek!!! (17)
2007_10_14_18:57:27.342   076.109.129.xxx   is he reading these?
2007_10_14_18:59:25.718   065.191.216.xxx   alek why dont you do live video instead of pics that update? (14)
2007_10_14_19:00:34.993   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Per the FAQ, a LOT more $$$ and bandwidth for streaming video ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_19:02:01.242   076.178.104.xxx   why didnt the ____________ apear? (18)
2007_10_14_19:05:30.161   066.227.136.xxx   '''''''''''''''''''
2007_10_14_19:09:23.387   076.178.104.xxx   alek why isnt there a zone 1? (19)
2007_10_14_19:11:19.911   076.178.104.xxx   noooo too dark tun them on!!! (20 IM's so far today)
2007_10_14_19:28:31.414   076.178.104.xxx   alek what time does the clock say? (21)
2007_10_14_19:32:43.500   058.028.197.xxx   Back again!
2007_10_14_19:40:47.163   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Rockies/D-Backs tied 1-1 now ... ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_19:43:08.405   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Moving pumpkin from garage since wife coming home ... ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_19:43:10.595   067.053.144.xxx   Hey guy at computer wave to us!!!
2007_10_14_19:43:27.385   075.138.222.xxx   I killed Homer LOL
2007_10_14_19:43:55.034   067.053.144.xxx   Hey guy at computer wave to us
2007_10_14_19:47:18.006   075.138.222.xxx   looks like Alex left
2007_10_14_19:47:49.410   058.028.197.xxx   He's outside. Turh the lights on so we can watch him.
2007_10_14_19:49:15.776   066.168.250.xxx   I love this site. This is the second year I've visited.
2007_10_14_19:49:59.792   066.168.250.xxx   Hi from Alabama!
2007_10_14_19:50:19.144   067.053.144.xxx   Hey everyone
2007_10_14_19:50:59.759   067.053.144.xxx   anyone watch ghost hinters
2007_10_14_19:51:34.366   200.122.098.xxx   garage lights don't turn on
2007_10_14_19:51:50.985   067.053.144.xxx   I was on beyon reailty raido
2007_10_14_19:52:00.532   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Turn garage lights on - wife due home any minute! ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_19:52:35.683   067.053.144.xxx   Wave to us computer guy!!!!!!
2007_10_14_19:53:09.566   058.028.197.xxx   Garage lights wont turn on:(
2007_10_14_19:53:13.109   071.058.106.xxx   still not from indianapolis
2007_10_14_19:54:43.539   067.053.144.xxx   anyone know of any good halloween websites
2007_10_14_19:55:06.199   071.058.106.xxx   playtonium
2007_10_14_19:55:18.226   067.053.144.xxx   Majstar in da house
2007_10_14_19:56:09.467   071.058.106.xxx   m&ms dark chocolate movie trivia
2007_10_14_19:56:31.582   067.053.144.xxx   hi compiter guy
2007_10_14_19:56:51.479   128.205.074.xxx   aww cute kid
2007_10_14_19:57:29.575   067.053.144.xxx   hey (10 IM's so far today)
2007_10_14_19:57:57.284   058.028.197.xxx   Alek, the Garage lights wont turn on.
2007_10_14_19:58:02.999   071.058.106.xxx   whatcha doin' there?
2007_10_14_19:58:11.782   067.053.144.xxx   Graage door open (11)
2007_10_14_19:58:35.442   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Something is amiss with X10 - looking into it ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_19:58:38.992   071.058.106.xxx   Mom's home?
2007_10_14_19:58:44.355   128.205.074.xxx   i miss my lite brie
2007_10_14_19:59:21.880   067.053.144.xxx   tey are trying to fix the lights (12)
2007_10_14_19:59:56.551   067.053.144.xxx   HI!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (13)
2007_10_14_20:00:45.221   067.053.144.xxx   Hi little guy (14)
2007_10_14_20:01:52.835   067.053.144.xxx   Anyone from wisconsin (15)
2007_10_14_20:03:01.628   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Blown Fuse in Garage - fixed! ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_20:03:23.698   067.053.144.xxx   there is a a orb on that guy (16)
2007_10_14_20:04:50.666   024.008.087.xxx   Way too cool!
2007_10_14_20:05:30.259   071.115.176.xxx   Hoo Hah!
2007_10_14_20:09:53.043   066.214.169.xxx   Your house is so nice
2007_10_14_20:12:06.115   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** GFI is tripping - something got wet in the rain ... ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_20:12:30.593   200.122.098.xxx   what happen!!!!!
2007_10_14_20:14:12.709   200.122.098.xxx   we are back online :)
2007_10_14_20:15:11.299   070.244.128.xxx   yee haw
2007_10_14_20:15:35.472   200.122.098.xxx   a fuse blow.... again
2007_10_14_20:16:09.041   058.028.197.xxx   Mains voltage + water = bad.
2007_10_14_20:16:53.617   200.122.098.xxx   a very badmyear for halloween lights :S
2007_10_14_20:18:16.914   024.018.252.xxx   Be careful!!
2007_10_14_20:20:54.844   200.122.098.xxx   garden's pumpkin doesn't work :S (10 IM's so far today)
2007_10_14_20:23:12.858   074.060.076.xxx   what garden
2007_10_14_20:23:22.056   200.122.098.xxx   rain rain go away!! rain rain go away!! (11)
2007_10_14_20:24:03.363   200.122.098.xxx   front yard sorry i'm from argentina i speak spanish (12)
2007_10_14_20:24:12.301   076.178.104.xxx   is the short fixed? (22)
2007_10_14_20:24:37.132   076.178.104.xxx   wow (23)
2007_10_14_20:24:46.138   200.122.098.xxx   the pumpkin over the grass don't work (13)
2007_10_14_20:25:06.201   076.178.104.xxx   what shorted out? (24)
2007_10_14_20:25:09.719   074.060.076.xxx   he has a pink shirt on
2007_10_14_20:25:18.419   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Rain caused GFCI to trip - should be fixed now ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_20:25:38.391   024.018.252.xxx   this is what the internet is ___for___ :)
2007_10_14_20:25:42.613   076.178.104.xxx   what shorted out though? (25)
2007_10_14_20:25:47.092   070.018.124.xxx   What was that flash?
2007_10_14_20:26:10.086   076.178.104.xxx   alek (26)
2007_10_14_20:26:16.479   070.018.124.xxx   It was THE flash!
2007_10_14_20:27:03.243   074.060.076.xxx   what flash
2007_10_14_20:35:44.541   076.178.104.xxx   is alek going to fix the pumpkin or not? (27)
2007_10_14_20:43:45.529   070.187.027.xxx   Hello... LINK DELETED in the house
2007_10_14_20:44:16.284   070.187.027.xxx   chris200 in the house
2007_10_14_20:44:22.679   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Garage pumpkin is working - lawn is not - will fix tomorrow ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_20:44:54.726   070.187.027.xxx   wonder hit one dot com
2007_10_14_20:50:01.731   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Rockies go up 4-1 in the 6th! ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_20:50:09.199   068.013.094.xxx   Hi Alek!!!
2007_10_14_21:22:35.875   076.178.104.xxx   why wont homer stand all the way up? (28)
2007_10_14_21:26:44.044   024.166.247.xxx   probably because of the rain. and its probably wet.
2007_10_14_21:27:27.362   142.163.198.xxx   Hello from Newfoundland!
2007_10_14_21:27:36.965   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Yea, Homer is pretty wet and therefore heavy ... ***ALEK***
2007_10_14_21:28:53.335   024.166.247.xxx   did the rockies WIN?
2007_10_14_21:50:58.524   070.084.053.xxx   ***ALEK*** Rockies WIN 4-1 ... go up 3-0 against Arizona in the best-of-7 NLCS ***ALEK***

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