new show will make couples live on minimum wage for a month.

new show will make couples live on minimum wage for a month.
A Japanese show that finds “two middle-class couples” living on minimum wage for an entire month is being developed for production in the U.S. Aptly called Minimum Wage, the show will award a cash prize to “whoever saves the most money at the end of the period,” the Boston Herald reports.

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