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 1,111 times that day including 371 overloads of the system. For those that missed it, here's a log of what was said!
Date_Time IP Address Message 2013_10_29_18:01:56.507 069.014.170.xxx Evening Alek :) 2013_10_29_18:02:57.543 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Two days before Halloween - WOOT! ***ALEK*** 2013_10_29_18:12:16.390 080.189.010.xxx Boo! 2013_10_29_18:33:09.413 075.133.032.xxx Mark 2013_10_29_18:33:35.101 078.146.081.xxx lights off everyone 2013_10_29_18:33:58.657 075.133.032.xxx No I'm afraid 2013_10_29_18:34:41.205 078.146.081.xxx turn all the lights off in alek's garden 2013_10_29_18:34:54.574 068.150.163.xxx good evening and welcome to the 6:30 new with your host 2013_10_29_18:35:11.965 078.146.081.xxx turn all the lights off in alek's garden 2013_10_29_18:35:30.771 068.150.163.xxx Local Coloradians have discovered Alek 2013_10_29_18:35:40.212 078.146.081.xxx lights off everyone 2013_10_29_18:36:00.006 068.150.163.xxx reports say Alek has really made a difference 2013_10_29_18:36:44.905 068.150.163.xxx in other news the Head has called in sick 2013_10_29_18:37:07.252 078.146.081.xxx do u think we r really controlling these? 2013_10_29_18:37:24.805 068.150.163.xxx here's the latest, Homer and Frank have made waves 2013_10_29_18:37:48.438 068.150.163.xxx of course we are 2013_10_29_18:38:14.052 068.150.163.xxx I just did all that 2013_10_29_18:38:41.093 068.150.163.xxx im going to shut off frankie right now 2013_10_29_18:43:28.264 068.150.163.xxx who here wants to play a game??? 2013_10_29_18:44:19.384 068.150.163.xxx let's have some fun and enjoy the time here (10 IM's so far today) 2013_10_29_18:44:49.599 068.150.163.xxx Alek, Where's Batman?? (11) 2013_10_29_18:49:11.024 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Batman is doing his homework right now! ***ALEK*** 2013_10_29_18:50:22.410 086.027.156.xxx Dinner dinner dinner batman! 2013_10_29_18:50:34.821 067.233.072.xxx homework this late 2013_10_29_18:50:39.811 173.224.187.xxx hello alex! 2013_10_29_18:51:14.673 067.233.072.xxx hello everybody 2013_10_29_18:51:39.209 086.027.156.xxx Hello from uk 2013_10_29_18:52:15.497 067.233.072.xxx who wants to play a game 2013_10_29_18:52:29.931 086.027.156.xxx Me! 2013_10_29_18:52:30.168 173.224.187.xxx hello again alek! spelled it right this time :D 2013_10_29_18:53:13.261 067.233.072.xxx someone turn on spongebob 2013_10_29_18:53:19.966 086.027.156.xxx What game? 2013_10_29_18:54:08.788 086.027.156.xxx Cludo? 2013_10_29_18:54:56.022 086.027.156.xxx In the house, with the frying pan :) 2013_10_29_18:55:51.858 067.233.072.xxx when i say simon says you turn on what i ask 2013_10_29_18:58:31.613 067.233.072.xxx everybody ready 2013_10_29_18:58:50.078 086.027.156.xxx Yep 2013_10_29_18:59:31.119 067.233.072.xxx ok, simon says to turn off frankenstein 2013_10_29_19:00:23.210 070.238.200.xxx Merry Christmas 2013_10_29_19:00:38.682 086.027.156.xxx Done it 2013_10_29_19:00:42.217 067.233.072.xxx simon says to turn on the lava lamp 2013_10_29_19:01:22.985 067.233.072.xxx turn off homer simpson 2013_10_29_19:02:02.079 067.233.072.xxx good, yall are good, so far (10 IM's so far today) 2013_10_29_19:02:19.655 086.027.156.xxx Nearly caught me out! 2013_10_29_19:03:02.857 067.233.072.xxx but you didnt. simon says to turn off the pumpkins (11) 2013_10_29_19:03:50.251 067.233.072.xxx simon says to cut off everything (12) 2013_10_29_19:04:38.471 067.233.072.xxx cut off the garage lights (13) 2013_10_29_19:05:30.253 067.233.072.xxx good, simon says to turn everything on (14) 2013_10_29_19:06:35.277 067.233.072.xxx is anybody out yet (15) 2013_10_29_19:07:05.431 086.027.156.xxx Nope :) (10 IM's so far today) 2013_10_29_19:07:32.124 067.233.072.xxx good, does anybody else want to be simon? (16) 2013_10_29_19:08:45.827 067.233.072.xxx anybody? (17) 2013_10_29_19:10:34.137 067.233.072.xxx does anybody else have a different game? (18) 2013_10_29_19:11:08.764 086.027.156.xxx Opposite Day (11) 2013_10_29_19:11:25.271 067.233.072.xxx ok, how do you play (19) 2013_10_29_19:12:00.356 086.027.156.xxx I ask you to do something, but you do the opposite (12) 2013_10_29_19:12:47.458 067.233.072.xxx ok, (20 IM's so far today) 2013_10_29_19:13:55.589 086.027.156.xxx Turn on all the lights, make them sparkle (13) 2013_10_29_19:15:02.426 067.233.072.xxx you almost got me there (21) 2013_10_29_19:16:04.721 086.027.156.xxx Homer and Frankenstein, put them in darkness (14) 2013_10_29_19:16:36.964 067.233.072.xxx your good at this (22) 2013_10_29_19:16:59.660 068.150.163.xxx yay!!! sooo close to Halloweeeeen (12) 2013_10_29_19:17:15.739 086.027.156.xxx Don't say Hello to Alek in the office :) (15) 2013_10_29_19:17:38.366 099.007.130.xxx best website ever! i am 18, found it 5 years ago and come back every year 2013_10_29_19:17:54.802 067.233.072.xxx im 13 (23) 2013_10_29_19:18:40.155 098.216.184.xxx Alek, start a 2nd business as a holiday decorator! 2013_10_29_19:19:16.899 067.233.072.xxx you should (24) 2013_10_29_19:19:57.817 098.216.184.xxx His office is always kicking it for the holidays! 2013_10_29_19:20:34.516 067.233.072.xxx does anybody play an instrument at school (25) 2013_10_29_19:21:05.889 068.150.163.xxx when I was in school I played Trumpet (13) 2013_10_29_19:21:29.346 067.233.072.xxx im in 8th and i play the flute (26) 2013_10_29_19:21:50.319 068.150.163.xxx did you find it easy to learn? (14) 2013_10_29_19:22:15.370 067.233.072.xxx not at first now it is really easy (27) 2013_10_29_19:22:38.791 068.150.163.xxx cool, well if you really like it you could always play beyond school (15) 2013_10_29_19:22:54.456 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Working on some pictures from the snow a week or so ago ***ALEK*** 2013_10_29_19:23:12.210 067.233.072.xxx i do i practice everyday (28) 2013_10_29_19:23:21.060 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Hope to post soon on the blog ***ALEK*** 2013_10_29_19:23:41.764 068.150.163.xxx good for you. music can get you a lot when you finish (16) 2013_10_29_19:24:08.551 067.233.072.xxx yes i know i will be in marching band next year (29) 2013_10_29_19:24:33.769 068.150.163.xxx cool, some of the greatest people are in symphonys (17) 2013_10_29_19:25:08.855 067.233.072.xxx cool well i guess i will talk to you tomorrow. (30 IM's so far today) 2013_10_29_19:25:55.581 067.233.072.xxx bye everybody (31) 2013_10_29_19:26:38.137 068.150.163.xxx Alek, what did you do when you were in School?? (18) 2013_10_29_19:27:55.862 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** I played the French Horn in the band! ___-) ***ALEK*** 2013_10_29_19:28:14.422 068.150.163.xxx awesome... a musician too (19) 2013_10_29_19:31:56.547 067.233.072.xxx everybody be on here at 7___00 tomorrow (32) 2013_10_29_19:32:56.073 067.233.072.xxx bye trumpet player (33) 2013_10_29_19:36:44.040 086.027.156.xxx I played the recorder when I was little (16) 2013_10_29_19:38:24.928 108.051.056.xxx Hi Rosana! 2013_10_29_19:43:40.445 076.107.101.xxx Hello from Madison, MS 2013_10_29_19:57:09.911 050.183.001.xxx hello from hr co 2013_10_29_20:05:24.989 096.229.027.xxx Helloooo from sunny California! 2013_10_29_20:07:16.318 067.006.168.xxx Greetings from Green Valley, AZ. 2013_10_29_20:32:00.809 108.197.127.xxx Greetinfgs from LtCol Dronoff..Your cousin 2013_10_29_20:32:15.796 173.247.202.xxx Hi Alex, good to "see" you! - Mike SF, California 2013_10_29_20:36:01.937 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Thanks Mike! ***ALEK*** 2013_10_29_20:40:21.642 108.197.127.xxx What are you looking at Alek? 2013_10_29_20:42:33.100 108.197.127.xxx Happy Halloween..I miss talking with your dad! G Bless LtCol D 2013_10_29_20:45:34.880 067.164.070.xxx Happy Hallow Winnies 2013_10_29_21:03:37.913 024.210.213.xxx cool beans. 2013_10_29_21:06:13.478 024.210.213.xxx Have you thought about using LINK DELETED for the webcams? 2013_10_29_21:07:15.561 024.210.213.xxx ___livestream... 2013_10_29_21:15:31.552 067.177.133.xxx Erica 2013_10_29_21:15:54.102 184.156.053.xxx hello 2013_10_29_21:16:32.953 067.177.133.xxx Hi from Michigan 2013_10_29_21:18:07.416 067.177.133.xxx I see you 2013_10_29_21:20:03.916 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** I see you ... turning my stuff ON and OFF! ***ALEK*** 2013_10_29_21:21:28.161 024.008.159.xxx What is your weather forcast for 10/31? 2013_10_29_21:24:17.724 080.229.228.xxx How much Up bandwith/sp**d do you have Alek? 2013_10_29_21:26:14.960 071.075.229.xxx I am typing my resignation to NASA. 2013_10_29_21:26:57.935 071.075.229.xxx I am typing my divorce papers to my cousin. 2013_10_29_21:28:13.991 071.075.229.xxx I wish that mom would have married her other cousin. 2013_10_29_21:29:08.667 071.075.229.xxx I am raising money for the bail I will need on Thurs. nite. 2013_10_29_21:29:42.060 071.075.229.xxx I like to keep the camera at c***** level. 2013_10_29_21:30:24.311 071.075.229.xxx Remember Granny? That's her with the hat. 2013_10_29_21:31:04.050 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** Weather forecast is decent - mid 50's ... ***ALEK*** 2013_10_29_21:31:32.927 071.075.229.xxx Linda is not decent, mid 250's. 2013_10_29_21:51:37.083 068.150.163.xxx Nice to see a game was played (20 IM's so far today) 2013_10_29_21:52:20.091 068.150.163.xxx So Alek, what is your other kid dressing up like? (21) 2013_10_29_21:54:15.759 173.193.189.xxx ***ALEK*** See the picture on the blog from last night - Batman! ***ALEK*** 2013_10_29_21:54:56.112 068.150.163.xxx Yes I saw, I meant the 2nd one (22) 2013_10_29_21:55:42.070 068.150.163.xxx Batman and? (23)