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 1,170 times that day including 547 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2009_10_07_18:00:50.477 072.208.165.xxx Hey!!!! 2009_10_07_18:01:19.535 089.243.196.xxx woooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo 2009_10_07_18:01:33.791 141.048.223.xxx good morning!!!! 2009_10_07_18:01:55.285 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Gooood Evening (said in Vincent Price voice) ***ALEK*** 2009_10_07_18:02:41.101 072.208.165.xxx watch Homer go bam 2009_10_07_18:03:35.020 066.027.201.xxx Andrew and Lauren say "HI"! 2009_10_07_18:04:31.798 173.026.181.xxx First time here! Its great 2009_10_07_18:07:37.357 141.048.223.xxx me too. i know 2009_10_07_18:08:19.637 098.127.074.xxx Hi Erin & Kyle 2009_10_07_18:12:26.790 141.048.223.xxx dont wabt to 2009_10_07_18:13:46.340 173.077.095.xxx ooh theres wendy 2009_10_07_18:15:57.388 072.208.165.xxx looking good, Alek 2009_10_07_18:15:57.295 069.207.055.xxx go yankees 2009_10_07_18:16:11.377 173.026.181.xxx Go cubs? 2009_10_07_18:16:48.320 069.207.055.xxx Boo! 2009_10_07_18:17:38.206 066.027.201.xxx Andrew thinks this is very cool!! 2009_10_07_18:18:12.062 072.208.165.xxx tell andrew he is a smart boy 2009_10_07_18:18:42.892 071.020.239.xxx cam 1 and 2 arent loading 2009_10_07_18:19:00.214 141.048.223.xxx cant see what i controle. connection too slow :-( tell me please 2009_10_07_18:19:04.479 173.026.181.xxx Mine are loading fine 2009_10_07_18:20:14.947 072.208.165.xxx what's for dinner 2009_10_07_18:20:46.341 071.020.239.xxx your mom 2009_10_07_18:20:59.607 173.026.181.xxx Brain! 2009_10_07_18:21:05.213 072.208.165.xxx we had her last nught 2009_10_07_18:22:03.394 173.026.181.xxx Scary ----------------------------___ 2009_10_07_18:22:24.288 069.207.055.xxx Alex loves this 2009_10_07_18:39:26.881 067.142.130.xxx HELLO 2009_10_07_18:46:35.732 068.062.023.xxx HI 2009_10_07_19:05:29.388 068.038.130.xxx HELLOOO! xD 2009_10_07_19:06:26.755 075.111.137.xxx BOOGIE BOOGIE BOO!!! WAHAHAHHAHA MUHAHAHAHAH!!!!! 2009_10_07_19:14:56.252 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Replaced a bunch of burnt out lights ... so things should be a bit brighter ... ***ALEK*** 2009_10_07_19:23:38.341 071.020.239.xxx the OFF Sign is still not working Under the ON 2009_10_07_19:38:44.582 071.020.239.xxx YEA THE OFF IS WORKING AGAIN THANKS ALEK!!! 2009_10_07_19:42:35.597 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Roger that - looks like we had our first X10 controller failure - D'OH! ***ALEK*** 2009_10_07_20:18:23.719 193.152.216.xxx ola que tal 2009_10_07_20:20:32.927 193.152.216.xxx +++ FELIZ HALLOWEEN+++ 2009_10_07_20:21:55.416 193.152.216.xxx saluda la camara 2009_10_07_20:23:33.148 193.152.216.xxx K TAL 2009_10_07_20:40:43.974 071.020.239.xxx WHY WASNT THE "OFF" SIGN WORKING 2009_10_07_20:42:00.507 072.081.113.xxx Sorry Rockies. 2009_10_07_20:43:32.968 173.077.095.xxx dam its getting bright out there 2009_10_07_20:44:33.449 173.077.095.xxx alex are u the only 1 on the block that dose this for halloween 2009_10_07_20:44:38.283 072.081.113.xxx Looks like all we need are the Hulks and Sponge Bob! 2009_10_07_20:45:06.215 173.077.095.xxx halloween___ 2009_10_07_20:51:15.420 173.077.095.xxx alex u should put some lights in the baseballs 2009_10_07_20:52:10.585 173.077.095.xxx alexs son wave 2 us 2009_10_07_20:53:35.273 075.111.137.xxx hello alek.... Happy halloween!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 2009_10_07_21:02:27.296 076.250.091.xxx hello from Austin texas 2009_10_07_21:27:46.383 097.082.240.xxx Hi from Hudson NC... how many years you been doing this? 2009_10_07_21:46:16.107 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** I've been putting up holiday lights for about a decade ***ALEK***