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The Boll Weevil Monument in Enterprise, Alabama, made international headlines when vandals stole the bug and damaged the statue in 1998, inspiring a segment on The Daily Show. A replica stands in the monument's old spot on Main Street, and the shattered original is in Enterprise's Depot Museum.