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Dear Media: L'Wren Scott Was Not Just 'Mick Jagger's Girlfriend'

03/17/2014 01:41 pm ET | Updated Mar 18, 2014

When the awful news broke on Monday that fashion designer and model L'Wren Scott had been found dead in an apparent suicide, media-watchers began noticing a trend in the way that news outlets referred to Scott:

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The fact that Scott was Jagger's partner is certainly a relevant part of the story of her death, but many on Twitter expressed their consternation that a successful and accomplished woman was being defined, in part, by the man

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