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Dave Rhodes Hump Day - September 13, 2017

Dave Rhodes Hump Day - September 13, 2017

    ONYX: Southern California's Second Second Anniversary. Photo by Dave Rhodes Welcome to Dave Rhodes' Hump Day - Wednesday, September 13, 2017 This column will appear here every Wednesday on TheLeatherJournal.com ILSLb ICBB 2017 resultsThe International Leather Sir 2017, Intern...

ILSLb ICBB winners in Dallas

ILSLb ICBB winners in Dallas

    ILSLb ICBB winners from 2016 and 2017. Photos by Dave Rhodes The International Leather Sir 2017 sash, patch and medal went to Major Ty from the Florida Region, International Leatherboy 2017 hardware went to boy Kaz from the Great Lakes Region and the International Community B...

IML and IMBB 2017 Contestant Bios and Photos

IML and IMBB 2017 Contestant Bios and Photos

  Revised June 6, 2017 to include all contestants' photos. The Leather Journal has three International Bootblack 2017 and63 International Mr. Leather 2017 contestants photos and bios for your enjoyment. This is the first year that the IMBB contestants have been included. Undoubtedly t...

San Diego Leather Pride 2017

San Diego Leather Pride 2017

    San Diego Leather Pride was held at the World Beat Cultural Center in Balboa Park the weekend of March 15-19 with the highlight being the Mr. and Ms San Diego Leather 2017 contest with the following winners: Ms San Diego Leather Tamanava Eden-McClintock, Mr. San Diego Leather...

California Drummer 2017 weekend in Cathedral City

California Drummer 2017 weekend in Cathedral City

    By Anthony Harman California Drummer is a fetish weekend which begins Friday, June 30 concluding Sunday, July 2 at the Barracks in Cathedral City. The weekend will start off with classes ranging from BDSM 101 teachings to Intro to various Fetishes. Friday night will kick-off...

Drummer North America's third year

Drummer North America's third year

  By Anthony Harmon January 26-29 Drummer North America held its Third Annual Drummer, Drummer Boy, and Drummer Bootblack contest at the re-known Alexis Park Resort in Las Vegas, NV with the winners being Drummer - Jack MacCullum, Drummer Boy - Pup Cruze and Drummer Bootblack - Boy Ti...

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Pantheon of Leather 2017 nominations - Vote now through July 31

Pantheon of Leather 2017 nominations -...

Written byDave Rhodes

  Here they are!The Nominations for the Pantheon of Leather Awards 2017 are in.You will have the opportunity to vote on who the award recipients will be in all of these categories. Voting runs July 3-31   You may vote at Survey Monkey now through July 31, 2017   EDIT TO ORIGINAL POST: Facebook has seen a flood of concerns about the potential of gaming the online voting.  We contacted the Pantheon committee at ILSb-ICBB and have been assured they are recording IP Addresses and will be counting only the first votes from each IP to minimize "the American Idol"...

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LOCAL NEWS
SD Eagle Patrons Egged Early Monday Morning

SD Eagle Patrons Egged Early Monday...

At approximately 150 am Monday, November 14, 2016, three patrons of the San Diego Gay Leather bar The San Diego Eagle were, made the recent victims of hate, when they...

REGIONAL NEWS
San Diego Leather Pride 2017

San Diego Leather Pride 2017

    San Diego Leather Pride was held at the World Beat Cultural Center in Balboa Park the weekend of March 15-19 with the highlight being the Mr. and Ms...

NATIONAL NEWS
Kink LINCS to be held in Seattle April 12-13, 2013

Kink LINCS to be held in...

With the unexpected cancellation of Leather Leadership Conference XVII in Seattle a vacuum was created. The Seattle LOC was well on its way to hosting the conference and based on support of the national and local communities decided to proceed with a conference.The Seattle team has formally announced that the Kink LINCS Leadership Symposium will be held April 12-13, 2013....

INTERNATIONAL NEWS
International Olympus Leather shows growth in San Diego under new producer

International Olympus Leather shows growth in San Diego under new producer

    International Mr. and Ms Olympus Leather 2017 contestants. All photos by Dave Rhodes Pixie Mary was named International Ms Olympus Leather 2017 and Anthony Michael Harmon was chosen to be International Mr. Olympus Leather 2017 at the Double Tree by Hilton Downtown San Diego on Saturday night, May 6 in front of about 150 people. The contest, under...

EDITORIALS
Dave Rhodes Hump Day - August 30, 2017

Dave Rhodes Hump Day - August...

    Leather at Pride in New York. Photo by Jane Testa Welcome to Dave Rhodes' Hump Day - Wednes...

CONVERSATIONS
Conversations with Leather - Race Bannon

Conversations with Leather - R...

    Jaco: For those who don’t already know, please tell us about yourself and your connection w...

SOCIETY & ARTS
15th Anniversary Showing of "The Secretary" Film Festival Cum Dungeon Party

15th Anniversary Showing of &q...

Performers from Europe's morally notorious fetish club Torture Garden are scheduled to "dance" the night...