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 2,825 times that day including 1,711 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2009_10_15_18:01:28.762 067.222.231.xxx Mckay is awesome! 2009_10_15_18:02:53.026 216.055.112.xxx schoolcraft college in livonia michigan is here! :) 2009_10_15_18:03:18.316 067.222.231.xxx This site is so cool! 2009_10_15_18:05:04.481 067.222.231.xxx You are a genious! 2009_10_15_18:06:32.768 024.062.057.xxx Pretty cool 2009_10_15_18:06:46.128 087.123.172.xxx Greetings from germany 2009_10_15_18:07:23.705 024.062.057.xxx Happy Halloween from Fall River, Ma**achusettes!!! 2009_10_15_18:09:40.331 068.210.012.xxx Daniel is the best player...da bomb 2009_10_15_18:09:45.532 075.055.037.xxx San Diego!!!!! 2009_10_15_18:10:30.523 067.165.243.xxx Georgia! 2009_10_15_18:11:00.838 068.210.012.xxx daniel is cool 2009_10_15_18:14:14.314 068.210.012.xxx daniel is cool 2009_10_15_18:29:47.861 071.173.069.xxx h 2009_10_15_18:30:53.405 071.173.069.xxx why 2009_10_15_18:31:22.355 071.173.069.xxx wny are you here 2009_10_15_18:32:07.628 071.173.069.xxx n 2009_10_15_18:45:49.698 068.210.012.xxx daniel is cool 2009_10_15_18:55:27.019 071.020.239.xxx i farted 2009_10_15_18:57:29.084 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Nice, I get home, and my Haunted Office smells - thanks! ***ALEK*** 2009_10_15_18:57:43.547 173.077.085.xxx alek cam 2 is off 2009_10_15_18:58:04.049 071.020.239.xxx lol 2009_10_15_18:59:23.214 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Cam2 reset - back online ... now gotta put the car in the garage ***ALEK*** 2009_10_15_19:01:48.321 173.077.085.xxx now what happened 2 cam3 2009_10_15_19:10:24.983 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** I bumped into cam3 and knocked the power cord off - D'OH! ***ALEK*** 2009_10_15_19:12:57.627 068.210.012.xxx hi 2009_10_15_19:14:12.973 068.210.012.xxx I love you 2009_10_15_19:30:46.657 075.080.056.xxx Jack B loves Halloween!!!!! 2009_10_15_19:39:14.772 066.069.216.xxx Happy Halloween y'all! 2009_10_15_19:39:54.284 072.051.226.xxx Happy Halloween from Dexter, MO 2009_10_15_19:41:39.166 072.051.226.xxx HEHEHEHEHE 2009_10_15_19:42:58.412 097.113.113.xxx BOO! 2009_10_15_19:44:56.308 072.051.226.xxx BOOHOO 2009_10_15_19:46:20.723 076.177.210.xxx whooooooo 2009_10_15_19:47:30.232 072.051.226.xxx I love it 2009_10_15_19:48:04.982 072.051.226.xxx Why is Harry not moving his head? 2009_10_15_19:50:30.643 071.105.135.xxx I love Mel & Bella 2009_10_15_19:55:11.447 072.051.226.xxx Homer must have blown a fuse 2009_10_15_20:06:24.594 072.051.226.xxx Hey Alek Happy Halloween from Dexter, Mo 2009_10_15_20:08:01.379 068.109.071.xxx alek your lights rock.from orange county ca. 2009_10_15_20:10:38.913 072.051.226.xxx I want to try something like this for my Christmas light what kind of switches 2009_10_15_20:11:27.284 072.051.226.xxx Good job! 2009_10_15_20:15:48.057 072.051.226.xxx Great game Jon!!! (10 IM's so far today) 2009_10_15_20:18:04.833 067.010.254.xxx hello 2009_10_15_20:18:25.757 072.051.226.xxx 53 to 46 (11) 2009_10_15_20:25:50.410 072.051.226.xxx This is great (12) 2009_10_15_20:26:21.185 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Less Filling too! ***ALEK*** 2009_10_15_20:26:26.331 072.051.226.xxx Does Harry's head move? (13) 2009_10_15_20:28:28.810 072.051.226.xxx I can't believe it is warmer there than it is in SE MO (14) 2009_10_15_20:29:00.300 072.051.226.xxx 50 here (15) 2009_10_15_20:34:43.293 075.069.193.xxx Hello 2009_10_15_20:39:43.248 072.051.226.xxx Homer shows offline (16) 2009_10_15_20:52:08.858 209.169.093.xxx hello! 2009_10_15_20:56:00.037 173.077.085.xxx alek where u been all day? 2009_10_15_21:05:56.930 099.228.041.xxx Hi Alek! Loved your Antarctica pix! :) 2009_10_15_21:08:35.246 071.020.239.xxx Sorry that i mad the Haunted office stink about 1 hour ago 2009_10_15_21:15:09.042 099.228.041.xxx Hi Kyle! 2009_10_15_21:18:23.073 064.012.116.xxx Hi best halloween display!!!! 2009_10_15_21:19:04.661 070.178.041.xxx I think we have lost Frankenstein and the reaper.... 2009_10_15_21:20:50.884 070.178.041.xxx Spongebob doesn't appear to be responding either.. 2009_10_15_21:21:25.838 064.012.116.xxx Spongebob??? NOOOOOOOOO 2009_10_15_21:22:04.131 070.178.041.xxx Spongebob and Frankie aren't working.... 2009_10_15_21:27:04.214 066.140.105.xxx Spongebob is catching some Zzz's 2009_10_15_21:27:21.962 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Yea, something is funky with the X10 transeiver in the garage - intermittent ***ALEK*** 2009_10_15_21:27:37.355 071.020.239.xxx spongebob died alek 2009_10_15_21:28:23.690 066.140.105.xxx I think Homer ate his brain 2009_10_15_21:51:51.436 098.203.233.xxx what's up bro 2009_10_15_21:54:02.861 099.228.041.xxx Peekaboo I C U! Smile Alek. You make millions around the world very happy! 2009_10_15_21:54:32.955 099.228.041.xxx very happy :) 2009_10_15_21:55:28.554 099.228.041.xxx Alek can we donate via Paypal? 2009_10_15_21:56:41.834 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** I prefer people donate direct to UofM ... but I can forward Paypal donations ***ALEK*** 2009_10_15_21:58:22.784 099.228.041.xxx What is your Paypal addy Alek? 2009_10_15_21:59:33.214 070.084.053.xxx ***ALEK*** Please see links above ***ALEK***