I'm looking for the truth while knowing that the truth does not exist.
As a co-founder of Outsports.com, Cyd is considered one of the world's preeminent experts on sexuality and sports. He has appeared on ESPN, ABC, Bravo and Logo; he has been a special guest on Fox Sports Radio, ESPN Radio and Sporting News Radio; and his comments have appeared in the New York Times, Sports Illustrated, and the Chicago Tribune, among many others.
Cyd's writing has appeared in the New York Press, Out Magazine, the New York Blade, Bay Windows, and countless Web sites. He contributes regularly to The Huffington Post.
Cyd was previously the sports editor for Genre Magazine and a manager of original programming development at Disney Channel, where he developed TV movies and music programming for the basic cable network.
I was born on Cape Cod on May 27, 1973, to Cyd & Debbie Zeigler. They'd gotten married six months before. Yeah, you do the math. Funny thing is, though, they're still married today.
I lived in Harwich, Mass., through high school. Upon graduating, I got the hell out of the Northeast and headed to paradise - California. I called Stanford University home for four years before packing up my pick-up truck (complete with decals of antelope and grouse) and drove to Los Angeles in June 1995.
While there I was a development exec. at Disney, waited tables, bartended, was an extra, started Outsports.com and loved life.
I moved to New York City in December 2003 to be with the man I'll spend the rest of my life with. His name is Dan. We returned to LA at the end of 2008.
And now, here I am.
Sports, cooking, baking, painting, football, writing, ultimate frisbee, movies, music, 19th C. American philosophy, politics