posted on Feb, 4 2007 @ 08:49 AM
I don't think the smoke is eminating from the leprechaun. If you look carefully in the bottom right, it seems to continue down out of the picture.
Either the cameraman, or someone standing beside him was likely holding a cigarette. It could have possibly also just been fog of some sort.
I don't think that the leprechaun is a statue. He appears to be in mid-stride, looking over his shoulder. That doesn't mean I don't think it's a
If you look at the zoomed-in picture of it, it looks like there is a line going from it's beard to it's ear, like a fake santa beard.
Then again, those girls that said they had pictures of fairies got away with it for decades before they confessed.