Didja ever notice that even an alligator, not on anyone’s list of the top 10 smartest animals, brings food to its young? But these human parents are too stupid to do so?
They’re not more stupid than a gator. They would ask why they shouldn’t take what’s being given to them.
Of course they take advantage of what is there. I have posted on this before. More than once, in fact.
Work is for suckers.