The Onion Covers Marrieta, Ga.'s (Fake) Walk to Cure Gayness

By Neal Broverman

Originally published on August 20 2012 5:24 PM ET

The satirical Onion newspaper skewered evangelical groups working to "convert" gays, by filming a fake news story about Marrieta, Ga.'s Fifth Annual Walk to Cure Gayness.

The parody is actually more frightening than humorous, though it has a few comedic moments (wait until the end).