MEDIA
03/17/2014 01:41 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

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

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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