Wayne High School grad on landing ‘National Lampoon Radio Hour’ podcast and being booted from Dayton improv class

Wayne High School grad Meg Stalter is a member of the “National Lampoon Radio Hour” podcast. She is now based in New York.
Wayne High School grad Meg Stalter is a member of the “National Lampoon Radio Hour” podcast. She is now based in New York.

Credit: Screen grab/ National Lampoon Radio Hour promo

Credit: Screen grab/ National Lampoon Radio Hour promo

Raised in Dayton, comedian Megan Stalter says she lives in a sitcom.

Megan Stalter is not a nurse.

This is “probably” a good thing given she doesn’t like the sight of blood and a series of chiropractor videos gave her wicked nightmares.

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The proud Daytonian, a Wayne High graduate, told “What Had Happened Was” host Amelia Robinson how she studied everything from nursing to teaching before deciding to pursue her real dream: comedy.

Megan, a "National Lampoon Radio Hour" podcast contributor, wants to do it all.

Others comedians on the sketch comedy podcast include Cole Escola, Jo Firestone, Brett Davis, Alex English, Maeve Higgins and guest stars Rachel Dratch, Amy Sedaris, Chris Gethard, Julie Klausner and Jordan Klepper.

Megan and Amelia talk about Pee-Wee Herman, Megan basically being ejected from a Dayton improv class, the woes of the Interwebs and why Megan says she lives in a sitcom.

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Wayne High School grad Meg Stalter is a member of the “National Lampoon Radio Hour” podcast. She is now based in New York.
Wayne High School grad Meg Stalter is a member of the “National Lampoon Radio Hour” podcast. She is now based in New York.

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"What Had Happened Was" is a podcast for Dayton, powered by Dayton.com and recorded in the WHIO Radio studios. You won't believe the stories that come from right here. Host Amelia Robinson shares the best tales from the Gem City, Land of Funk and Birthplace of Aviation: Dayton, Ohio.

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