Since we know we can't have it all—no one can—perhaps the next best thing is ditching it all, at least for a little while. That seems to be a recurring theme for women in 2014, at least, the ones who can swing this utopian exit plan.
It's not every morning that the Today Show features a suburban housewife bound up in chains and padlocks out on their plaza, but that's exactly what happened today. The woman, Donna Purnell, may look like a typical 49-year-old mom from Massachusetts, but she also happens to be a very talented escape artist.
With the publication of her bestselling memoir Escape, ex-FLDS member Carolyn Jessop became a visible face of the horrors of polygamy. Now, she's become much more.
Prophet Warren Jeffs and the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints are back in the news again, this time with another indictment relating to statutory rape. In El Dorado, the town outside the Yearning For Zion ranch, Jeffs and four other FLDS members have been charged with felony sexual abuse, and a fifth was indicted for…