The Onion Skewers Our Love of Innocence Projects


What Missourian doesn't feel for a wrongfully convicted inmate? We sure do. The exonerations of Josh Kezer and Antonio Beaver in the last few years come to mind; Hell, RFT itself ran a feature in 2009 on Darryl Burton, who served 24 years for a murder he didn't commit.

So yeah. That hits us in the heart. And then there's The Onion, which published this innocence project "investigation" from Missouri on Friday: