10/19/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Bare-Bottomed Statue Doesn't Sit Well With Everyone In Silt

SILT, Colorado -- A newly unveiled art piece in the Silt roundabout is proving to be the butt of controversy for the town. And in hindsight, the town board should have seen it coming. However, it seems they chose to turn the other cheek.

The backside in question is that of what is being perceived to be a naked rock climber on one side of a sculpture sitting in the middle of the town's new roundabout at Main Street and the Interstate 70 overpass downtown.