Morning Edition Returns: 8th Century Cable TV? "Frau Walburga" runs afoul of Germany's TV license fee, and faces a fine that she's unable to pay. Maybe if they'd sent the bill out 1,200 years earlier...

Morning Edition Returns: 8th Century Cable TV?

Morning Edition Returns: 8th Century Cable TV?

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"Frau Walburga" runs afoul of Germany's TV license fee, and faces a fine that she's unable to pay. Maybe if they'd sent the bill out 1,200 years earlier...

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