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 1,834 times that day including 983 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2009_10_12_18:00:45.858 098.021.228.xxx hey 2009_10_12_18:01:45.770 064.132.000.xxx hi 2009_10_12_18:01:54.792 074.193.222.xxx Hey alex homers not inflating! 2009_10_12_18:02:11.771 098.021.228.xxx i was first woot 2009_10_12_18:03:28.565 098.021.228.xxx yea uhh hu 2009_10_12_18:03:31.745 074.193.222.xxx Nothings inflating mate! 2009_10_12_18:04:30.397 098.021.228.xxx Hey alek i am ur bigest fan i love this site how do u do it? 2009_10_12_18:05:55.664 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** LOL - one user is turning everything OFF - battle him for control! ***ALEK*** 2009_10_12_18:06:16.899 156.034.243.xxx he must be stopped! 2009_10_12_18:06:21.996 098.021.228.xxx never!!! 2009_10_12_18:06:38.242 068.007.128.xxx Hey alek i cant see webcam 3 2009_10_12_18:07:00.199 098.021.228.xxx try to refresh 2009_10_12_18:07:34.217 098.021.228.xxx did it help? 2009_10_12_18:07:41.100 024.001.055.xxx have you ever considered ustream.tv for the webcams? 2009_10_12_18:07:50.398 068.007.128.xxx i keep pressing F5 and it doesn't help it just says offline 2009_10_12_18:08:24.680 068.007.128.xxx it just has a question mark in the middle 2009_10_12_18:08:38.410 098.021.228.xxx try the button on ur browser 2009_10_12_18:08:46.878 074.193.222.xxx Those cursors on your site who did them oh yeah it was me! ! 2009_10_12_18:09:09.638 098.021.228.xxx how? 2009_10_12_18:09:38.967 074.193.222.xxx i did them for you a while ago!! 2009_10_12_18:10:33.123 068.007.128.xxx great now it says the Owner of this website has put this Setted Webcam Offline 2009_10_12_18:10:50.661 098.021.228.xxx who is at the driveway (10 IM's so far today) 2009_10_12_18:11:10.666 068.007.128.xxx hey be right back restarting my computer 2009_10_12_18:11:35.191 068.007.128.xxx yes webcam 2009_10_12_18:12:07.677 068.007.128.xxx yes webcam 3 is now on 2009_10_12_18:12:47.694 068.007.128.xxx hey what happened there was 3 on a off buttons now there is only 1 weird 2009_10_12_18:13:53.407 068.007.128.xxx hey lets fight to make all of the lights and inflatibles stay on!!!! 2009_10_12_18:16:14.577 068.007.128.xxx what zone is the grinch on? (10 IM's so far today) 2009_10_12_18:19:40.334 024.001.055.xxx have you ever considered ustream.tv for the webcams? 2009_10_12_18:20:38.887 068.007.128.xxx um no! (11) 2009_10_12_18:21:35.183 070.178.041.xxx Like the grim reaper in the driveway, Alek! (n10cities) 2009_10_12_18:21:57.842 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Buttons updated to reflect inflatables on all zones except #1 ***ALEK*** 2009_10_12_18:22:32.742 068.007.128.xxx ok i say that when controls turned on (12) 2009_10_12_18:23:29.211 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Colorado Rockies down 2-1 through 7 against Philly - DARN! ***ALEK*** 2009_10_12_18:29:08.754 156.034.243.xxx omg a guy with a camera is out there :O 2009_10_12_18:31:04.269 067.142.130.xxx no cameras! 2009_10_12_18:38:31.913 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Disabling the X10 Controls so I can take some pictures ... back soon! ***ALEK*** 2009_10_12_18:46:28.600 142.068.215.xxx hello to all scary ghosts 2009_10_12_18:54:15.976 068.222.039.xxx wat up people 2009_10_12_19:01:20.100 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** All done taking pictures - Rockies are threatening in the 8th! ***ALEK*** 2009_10_12_19:04:59.918 068.100.227.xxx We are voting for the Rockies here in Virginia 2009_10_12_19:13:40.464 068.062.023.xxx Rockies leading 4 to 2 2009_10_12_19:15:29.506 068.062.023.xxx What happen to webcam 3 2009_10_12_19:15:40.129 070.178.041.xxx Ummmm.....who messing with cam 3? 2009_10_12_19:16:14.528 070.178.041.xxx Yay! Rockies are leading 4-2!! 2009_10_12_19:16:54.960 070.178.041.xxx I don't think the garage lights are working!! 2009_10_12_19:17:38.727 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Yep - Rockies are back up! P.S. Some X10 zones aren't working ***ALEK*** 2009_10_12_19:22:31.846 078.146.079.xxx blackout on webcam1? 2009_10_12_19:27:39.112 068.062.023.xxx All tie up now 4 to 4 2009_10_12_19:34:24.931 156.034.243.xxx what the... 2009_10_12_19:34:58.828 156.034.243.xxx lol what was that 2009_10_12_19:37:48.546 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Some X10 technical issues - rebooted laptop and working now ... ***ALEK*** 2009_10_12_19:39:38.166 156.034.243.xxx the joys of technology ___) 2009_10_12_19:51:09.012 098.127.074.xxx Hello from cold Billings, Mt 2009_10_12_19:51:30.079 099.023.006.xxx NOOOOOOOOOO 2009_10_12_19:51:53.704 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Roger that - Rockies lose - darn, darn, darn!!! ***ALEK*** 2009_10_12_19:54:26.600 068.062.023.xxx Hey Alek are you keeping up the Rockies baseballs or takeing them down?? 2009_10_12_20:20:08.483 068.007.128.xxx hey alek are the rockies winning? (13) 2009_10_12_20:22:29.408 074.250.010.xxx HOWDEE!!! HOW YA'LL DOIN?LIVE FROM BUBBAS MOBILEHOME CAM 2009_10_12_20:24:50.027 074.250.010.xxx THE BLACK DUDE ON YIOUR ROOF IS CREEPY 2009_10_12_20:27:04.163 074.250.010.xxx WHOEVER DONATES GETS TO FIRE A ROMAN CANDLE 2009_10_12_20:29:07.423 074.250.010.xxx THE BLACK DUDE ON YIOUR ROOF IS CREEPY 2009_10_12_20:34:04.065 173.049.055.xxx PHILLIES!!!!!!! 2009_10_12_20:51:35.484 068.007.128.xxx hello bu boop (14) 2009_10_12_20:52:22.261 068.007.128.xxx hi alek could you say hi to mr please (15) 2009_10_12_20:55:08.258 068.007.128.xxx its really dark(Boom Boom) (16) 2009_10_12_20:56:14.807 068.007.128.xxx its a citie blackout (17) 2009_10_12_20:56:48.737 068.007.128.xxx alek we made a citie blacout (18) 2009_10_12_20:57:19.747 068.007.128.xxx now lets make it a citie power up (19) 2009_10_12_20:58:09.639 068.007.128.xxx yay all power is up woooohooooo (20 IM's so far today) 2009_10_12_20:58:41.186 068.007.128.xxx now lets make it a citie power outage (21) 2009_10_12_20:59:26.956 068.007.128.xxx woah cool! (22) 2009_10_12_21:49:00.731 211.030.212.xxx hey 2009_10_12_21:50:11.113 211.030.212.xxx f*** this thing is cool 2009_10_12_21:51:00.910 211.030.212.xxx F*** this is cool 2009_10_12_21:51:40.265 211.030.212.xxx hey call me everyone 2009_10_12_21:58:47.217 099.141.227.xxx whats your phone # 2009_10_12_21:59:33.007 099.141.227.xxx Anyone know how I can get my halloween display in the news its a light show